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Menstrual cycle disturbance due to Hyperthyroidism - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-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 :   can my medication cause my period to last for 12 day or longer my medication is Propylthiouracl I take 3 pills 3 times a day for a hyperthyriod. I also take Propranolol for high blodd pressure
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have never went this long before
Doctor :   thyroid hormone irreguralities can disturb your menstrual cycle
User :   ok why is that
User :   i am in a thyriod storm
Doctor :   it is physiological
User :   so it is all in my head
Doctor :   even high or low thyroid hormone levels can cause menstrual irregularities
Doctor :   no , not like that

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