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I haven't got my periods since a year in spite of taking Duphaston tablets

hi. am 24 years old and have not been menstruating for a year. i went to see my gynae and she prescribed me with duphaston. i did not have my periods despite taking it but had bloating effects and gained weight. could you advise me on the matter
Asked On : Tue, 7 Jun 2011
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
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This is a progerterone hormone. In your case it needs to be combined with an estrogen hormone to help you start your periods. Consult with your Doctor regarding this.
Answered: Tue, 7 Jun 2011
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Diabetologist Dr. Sudharshan's  Response

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First u have to find out wat is the reason for ur problem, it may be anemia, hormanal imbalance, pcod or some other cause.
I suggest to get ur complete blood tests including hormonal, ultrasound scan done to know the exact problem and then start proper treatment.

Hope I have answered ur question
Answered: Tue, 7 Jun 2011
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thank you all for answering my question. i already had a blood test and ultrasound scan after the recommendation of my gynae. everything was normal except a slighlty low level of haemoglobin. i have been taking feroglobin and orofer to boost it up. my concern however remains as to how to tackle with the problem of gaining weight (one of the side effect of duphaston)
Answered: Wed, 8 Jun 2011
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