Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
143 Doctors are Online

Taking prescribed norelut norethisterone to postpone my periods. Does this medicine affect my ovulation or pregnancy?

hi,i plan to go out of country for holiday on april 26th, I went to doctorto have medicine to delay my period and he gave me norelut norethisterone. my last period was 31st of March and i have a 28-29cycle. doctor suggested me to take one norelut a day starting 18th question is will the medicine effect or prevent an ovulation and pregnancy? suppose i take it on april 20th (after conception) and if i may be pregnant, will it harm the fetus?
Asked On : Sun, 21 Apr 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  184
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
OBGYN 's  Response
Thanks for writing to us.
Taking norethisterone can affect the ovulation and your chances of getting pregnant in the cycle in which it is taken. After stopping it, the fertility will be back to normal.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
Answered: Sat, 22 Jun 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor