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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   Hi doctor, I am normally irregular 40 day cycle. I had my last cycle on 27th aug 10, and just spotted in sept'10 and oct'10. I took the pregnancy test and came out -ve. The doc suggested me to have regestrone 5 mg for 5 days twice. I got my periods in nov 10. We had unprotected sex on 11th dec 10. we will be more than happy if we are pregnant but the problem is that am feeling very dizzy, hurting breasts and i feel i have put on weight specially on my lower. pls help am too worried and confused as to what's happening with me. PLS HELP ME.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   can some one help me
Doctor :   Please wait I am reading ur query
User :   sure
User :   can we discuss
Doctor :   Are you still takeing th epills?
User :   no
User :   it was a 5 day course
Doctor :   and then u stopped it after on e cycles?
User :   after i got the nov cycle i have stopped
Doctor :   How long do you have dizziness, weight gain, breast tenderness?
User :   last couple of days after my periods. i thought its weakness as i got periods after a while
User :   but it doesnt seem to stop
Doctor :   may I know your age ?
User :   24
Doctor :   Was your cycles irregular or just have longer?
User :   they were always irregular
Doctor :   May I know your weight ?
Doctor :   Do you have lot of acne?
User :   70 kgs and i never had acne but i have a couple of them on my face they really hurt and are big
Doctor :   WHat is your height?
User :   5'5
Doctor :   You are over weight for your height
User :   ya i have started going to the gym
User :   are you there
Doctor :   Yes I am here
Doctor :   You have irregular periods, over weight, probably u might have anovulatory cycles
Doctor :   All these goes in favor of Harmonal imbalance
Doctor :   These harmones usually estrogen or progesterone
Doctor :   You need to find the reasons for hormonal imbalance
Doctor :   I recommned few tests : FSH, LH, Prolactin , Testosterone, Ultrasound of Pelvis/ovaries
Doctor :   Do you follow me?
User :   i had undergone all these tests . they were all normal infact the ultra sound showed that the ovaries and utres are perfectly fine
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The perfect suggestion I can give u is : have intercourse at regular intervals, regular exercise to lose weight, and wait for pregnancy.
User :   can i be pregnant?
Doctor :   You can get pregnant if you know which day you release ovum
Doctor :   This can be tested with serial Ultrasound or Ovulation testing kits
User :   after consuming regestrone and getting periods and having sex on the 10th day can i be pregnant
Doctor :   Yes but you have to give some time
Doctor :   May be three months to six months
User :   do i need to consume these tablets every month
Doctor :   These tablets will regulate your cycles and increases the chances of ovulation
Doctor :   So you can take these pills for 3-6 months
User :   i want to conceive at the earliest
Doctor :   But As I told you before, you need to use Ovulation kits to predict the time of egg release to conceive
Doctor :   It also helps u whether you are ovulating or not
Doctor :   If you want to conceive at the earlest, then yu need Ovulation induction medication
Doctor :   For that You need to consult Gynecologist for the prescription of the medications
Doctor :   These medicines will release eggs and increases chances of conception
Doctor :   Do you follow me ?
User :   ya
User :   can u suggest some tablet
Doctor :   Honestly, infertility is to be handles by Gynecologist, The doctor has to review the laboratory and Ultra sound reports , then she will discuss the complication and out comes of medication. So I suggest you consult Gynecologist for medication and further management.
Doctor :   Do agree with me ?
Doctor :   Do you agree with me ?
User :   i will go to the gynac but by your experience suggest some medicine
Doctor :   The medicine that you use is very good
Doctor :   and I suggest you life style modification
Doctor :   only
Doctor :   If you insist I shall recommend a multivitamin only
Doctor :   SURBEX T tablet, two tablets a day for 15 days
Doctor :   after meal
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any more questions
User :   thank you for your suggestions.
Doctor :   I shall be happy to answer
Doctor :   You are doing good and you will be pregnant soon
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