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Date : 26-Mar-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Practicing since : 2009
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User:hello doctor.. i wanted to ask a question to a gynacologist.. hope u can help me
Doctor:yes, please proceed
User:i had my periods on 22nd february
User:i am 29 yrs old
Doctor:do u always had regular cycles ? and is it a 28 day cycle or a 34 day cycle ?
User:i have no pblm in my periods .. m fit in this respect
User:i think its 34 day cycle
User:coz it does not happen exactly after a month
User:it takes 4-5 days extra
User:my question is that i want to have my period exactly on 22nd or before that or after 1st april
User:is it possible
User:to do something abt it
Doctor:You mean 22nd march ?
Doctor:in case your last period was on 22nd march, then your next period, may be on around 26 -27th of march
Doctor:What you can do, is you can take hormonal medications, which will postpone your periods from march 27th to upto 1 week from then
Doctor:this can be done by taking progesterone supplements, which will stabilize the uterine endometrium
User:can u gv me the name of the tablet
Doctor:Sorry about that
User:what should i do then
Doctor:these are prescription medications and provideing them online, will be illlegal
User:then shud i visit a doctor
Doctor:You will have to consult with a gynae, in person, who can examine you and provide the proper medications
User:last question
User:to postpone , when shud i take the medicine
Doctor:you will have to start the medication at least 1 week to 5 days before the expected date of your periods
Doctor:you should start the medication, from around 19th or 20th of march
User:thanks a lot
Doctor:But, you should not take them for more than 2 weeks
User:gudnite doctor.
Doctor:You are welcome
Doctor:take care and have a good night
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