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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   Hi, Today is day 1(april 15) of my menstrual cycle. For the past two months, my cycle has been a 30 day one. Now I want to prepone my next month's day 1 by 4 to 5 days. I have got a triquilar pack 21. If I start it on day 5(april 19), will my next cycle's day 1 be quickened; i.e will it be on may 0 or 11?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
User :   hello...
Doctor :   Has a Doctor prescribed it?
User :   :-)
User :   no
User :   but i have used it before
User :   so i know i am safe by using it
Doctor :   How many times have you used it? since when?
User :   10 years before
User :   for about 6 months
User :   i am 35 no
Doctor :   May I know your age, marrital status & number of children?
User :   i was taking it for birth control
User :   i am married and i have two kids now
User :   10 and 5
User :   kids' ages
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   What you have in your mind
Doctor :   is a theory
Doctor :   which seldom happens practically
User :   now i want to take it for just one cycle so that my next menstrual days will be over by may 15
User :   oknwill the theory work?:-)
User :   :-(
Doctor :   One can postpone periods,
Doctor :   but difficult to prepone it healthily
Doctor :   Your next cycle
Doctor :   is supposed to be on May 1st right?
User :   no.
User :   today is my day 1
Doctor :   Oh yes
Doctor :   May 15
User :   yes
User :   what is the probability of the theory to work?
User :   can i just give it a try?
User :   isbthere anything else that can be done?
Doctor :   Yes it will work
Doctor :   you can try
User :   thank you very much
User :   can i talk you whenever i consult through this site?
User :   so if i start on april 19, my day 1 on may will probably be 10th,right?
Doctor :   You can take Primolut-N
User :   if this is not working?
Doctor :   for 2 to 3 days before the date you want the mense
Doctor :   This is better option
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