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Postpone periods, withdrawal bleeding - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   hi
User :   Sir,
User :   this query for daughter
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   she is getting marriage on 12th June
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Her monthy period is 11th June and taken many prepone tab
User :   but sofor she did not get her period
Doctor :   Ok
User :   today her doc told her to take postpone tab for 4 days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know the date of her previous periods?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Is this postpone tab is giving sure result sir other what is the remedy (is there any inj or anything )
Doctor :   Yes post pone does induce menstrual bleeding. It is advised to take the post pone tablets for 2 to 3 days and stop it.
User :   Last period date was 11th
Doctor :   This will lead to withdrawal bleeding and menstruation.
User :   yes
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Were her periods regular?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Since our next function is 19th of June whether this postpone tab can continue and is there any side effect sir
Doctor :   Then I feel that she could get her periods on stopping the postpone tablets but as her wedding day is coming nearer it would be better if she continues her postpone tablets till 13 or 14.
Doctor :   The chances of getting her periods within the next 2 to 3 days are high.
Doctor :   Yes there are side effects like excessive bleeding in her next periods, irregular periods, irritability, vomitting.
User :   Sir, then whether she can stop tab on 13th, so that she get her period before that
Doctor :   and seen in only few people.
User :   I mean 19th of June
Doctor :   yes if she stops on 13th then she might get her periods within 2 to 3 days. this will before the next function.
User :   Since she has taken prephone tab and now from tomorrow she is taking postpone tab is there any chance of clash pl
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   sir are you there
Doctor :   As both the tablets contains different hormones as in prepone tablets it contains more of progesterone and post pone tablets contains more of oestrogen so it should not create any problems.
User :   Thank you doctor thanks lot
Doctor :   Progesterone causes ripening of the endometrium and thus leads to bleeding.
Doctor :   while oestrogen maintains the endometrium and thus prevents periods.
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   no sir thanks
User :   bye bye
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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