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Delayed periods. Pregnancy? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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User:Hello Doctor
User:this is regarding delayed periods
User:had taken medicines to prepone by periods because of my wedding
User:for the last two months
User:weddng was in dec , last periods was on 12th
User:havent got my periods after that
Doctor:may i know what meds were taken by you ?
User:actlluy i am not to recollect the name
User:what do i do to get the regular perios
Doctor:can u tell me how many days, have you taken them ? and when did u start and when did u end them ?
User:5 days
User:i started them from 1dec
Doctor:first and foremost, can u tell me , who advised them to take them ?
Doctor:was it by a doctor ?
Doctor:when was your expected date of periods , before you took the medications ?
Doctor:when was your wedding ?
User:19th dec
User:in nov i got it on 13th
Doctor:did you use any contraceptives or protection during intercourse ?
User:and have been getting in regularly for the last one year
User:but not contraceptives
Doctor:WHAT methods were used ? condoms ?
Doctor:in that case, were they used regularly without fail ?
User:should i get some tests done?
Doctor:first the most common cause of delayed period is pregnancy
Doctor:since you have had regular periods since 1 yr, you shoudl rule out pregnancy
User:should or should'tn
Doctor:this can be done with , a urine pregnancy test, available at any pharmacy
Doctor:first get the test done at home, using the kit
User:if it is negative, then what do i do?
User:for get the periods on time
Doctor:you should have got your period, by XXXXXXX 10th at least ( incase you had 28 days cycle)
Doctor:In case it is negative, You should do a confirmation test with a Blood test for pregnancy
User:any other indications of pregnancy other than delay periods
Doctor:In case, that is also negative, then you might have missed period , due to the effect of the tablets
User:ok thank you doctor
Doctor:so you can wait for some time, for another 2-3 weeks
User:2-3 weeks for the test?
Doctor:in case you get your periods by then, then it is fine (NO NOT FOR A TEST)
User:ok thank you doctor
Doctor:if you do not get your periods, by then, you should consult a doctor, who can give you proper medications to get your periods again
User:any company you suggest for the urine test kit
User:any company name
Doctor:You can take the kIT BY ranbaxy OR dR XXXXXXX
User:ok thank you very much
Doctor:You are very welcome
Doctor:Bye for now
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