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Irregular periods, post childbirth, on depo shot

i have a question about my period ,i recently had twins in nov my periods have been irregular since then,1 month ites early the next its late,this month it was early,its been on for 8 days now,i had a depo shot on the 15 my period started on the 12th,do u no what could be going on with me
Asked On : Fri, 23 Mar 2012
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Hi, congratulations for having twins. Coming to your problem, I don't know weather you are breast feeding your babies or not, as some women stop having periods if they are feeding their babies, others may have irregular periods as ovulation will either stop or become irregular & so is the period. This is normal physiology and will settle on its own. If you want to be 100% sure that there is nothing wrong, get one serum BhCG checked ( it will be a blood test) & show it to your Dr.If u really want to regulate your cycle then you can discuss with your Dr about starting "pills"rather then depo shot, as it is more likely to cause irregular periods. Type of "pill" will depend weather you are feeding your babies or not. Good luck.
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