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Birth control pills and amenorrhea - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   hi, well, my question is about my current birth control method and it's affect on my period
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
please provide your age, location
User :   25, west AAAAAAA
Doctor :  
since when you are on th epills?
User :   about 2 years
Doctor :  
and which birth control pills are you taking?
User :   yaz
Doctor :   are you having any problems with your periods?
Doctor :  
are the pills that you are taking daily pills?
User :   here's my concern: when i first started taking the pills my period was still regular for me, though lighter and shorter. several months ago they disappeard altogether. home pregnancy test have all been negative. yes, they are daily
Doctor :   on stopping the pills you used to get the periods?
Doctor :  
have you consulted any physician/gynaec for the same?

Doctor :  
i suggest you to get an examination done, and few blood tests to see hormone levels, and an ultrasound scan
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