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Use of contraceptive for postponement of periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi...this is XXX..i am using femilon from 1st day of my mensturation...i want to postpone my perioeds,... can i use femilon for more than 21 days...please do reply
User :   hi...this is XXX...i am using femilon from 1st day of my mensturation...i want to postpone my perioeds,... can i use femilon for more than 21 days...please do reply
User :   yesterdays was my 21st day
Doctor :   Hi
User :   i want to postpone my periods till 22 june
User :   hi
User :   culd you please suggest me the best way
Doctor :   Postponement of periods is possible with hormonal pills
User :   i ahve already used 21 tablets
User :   today is 22nd day
User :   can i continue femilon
Doctor :   but it should be done after a prescription
Doctor :   I cannot advise that online
Doctor :   as I am not allowed to change prescriptions
Doctor :   or give prescriptions
User :   femilon is prescribed by doctor only
Doctor :   without examining the patient
User :   i just want to know
User :   is postpone possible with continouus usage of femilon?
User :   as i dont have time
Doctor :   Yes, it is possible to postpone
User :   for 6 more days?
Doctor :   that info I can give you
User :   so i can take new 21 tablets packet
User :   and use it from now onwards right?
Doctor :   That I am again withelding
User :   is it 100 % sure taht it can be postponed?
Doctor :   as I should not comment on that
Doctor :   it can be postponed
Doctor :   that is not an issue
User :   ok
User :   thanks a lot for this
User :   as i dont have time to consult doctor
Doctor :   but do ring up your gynecologist or consult her in person
Doctor :   for further details
User :   sure
User :   one more doubt i have
Doctor :   Ok, proceed\
User :   from which day of mensturation shuld we take femilon
Doctor :   Usually as you have started
Doctor :   it is from 1st day
User :   ok
User :   will it cause any birth related problems if i take it for 1 year or so
Doctor :   No, it does not
Doctor :   it is a good method of contraception
User :   ok
User :   thank you so much
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
User :   i ahve used regestron before to postpone periods
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   all hormonal pills are useful
User :   is it same as femilon?
Doctor :   it is to cause a disturbance in the system
Doctor :   so that you dont get your periods
Doctor :   for a while
User :   can i take regetron now
User :   as i completed 21 days femilon
Doctor :   You should consult your gynec for that
User :   to postpone periods
User :   ok
Doctor :   It becomes illegal for me to tell that
Doctor :   you can take it
User :   i mean
User :   please suggest me
User :   which one wuld be better
User :   continuing femilon
User :   or taking regestron
Doctor :   both are useful
Doctor :   Consult your gynec for that
Doctor :   I cannot answer beyond that point
User :   plz suggest me which is better
User :   continuing
User :   or changing\
Doctor :   Regestron is commonly used
Doctor :   since you are on femilon, even that is a safe option
User :   ok
User :   so if i continue using femilon
User :   will it [postpione my periods?
Doctor :   It can, but consult your gynec before doing it
User :   ok
User :   thabnku very much
User :   tahn u
User :   bye
Doctor :   thank you, bye for now
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