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Family vacation, periods due to start then, not on birth control, medication to delay periods

Hi, my family and I are going on vacation for one week in just a few weeks, I am scheduled to start my period that same week. I was wondering if there s anything that can be done to delay it. I am not on any birth control . I am 32 and my periods have always been normal and pretty much on time. Can you help? Thank you so much for your time!
Asked On : Sat, 12 May 2012
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You can take preparation of medroxyprogesterone by the name of MEPRATE 10 mg daily till you want to postpone your periods.
But this medicine has to be started at least 3 to 4 days prior to starting of your periods date,otherwise the effect won't come.
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