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Suffering from irregular menstruation, pimples. Can I take Duphaston?

hi doctor.i have been having amenorrhea since i was in high school. At present I am 31 years old, single and until now I still have irregular menstruation .Furthermore i have pimples which is very bothersome.My last menstruation was April 2012.What shall I do?Should I take Duphaston? I remember few years ago my Ob Gyne prescribed the said medication to me.And it was ok compared to Pills which was prescribed to me 6-10 years ago.I think I experienced unfavorable side effects with breasts were painful at that time.thank you so much for your advice and more power
Asked On : Sat, 1 Sep 2012
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Dear customer,

You should have the complete hormonal profile including serum LH, serum FSH, thyroid profile, sonography of the uterus and adnexa done to know the underlying etiology.

The causes of such irregular menstrual cycle should be find out.The treatment will be according to underlying cause.

sometimes the thyroid disorder may also cause such symptoms.The polycystic ovarian syndrome should also be ruled out.

You should definitely have the appointment with your gynaecologist and have the above mentioned tests done.

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Answered: Sat, 1 Sep 2012
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