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Taking prescribed norelut norethisterone to postpone my periods. Does this medicine affect my ovulation or pregnancy?

hi,i plan to go out of country for holiday on april 26th, I went to doctorto have medicine to delay my period and he gave me norelut norethisterone. my last period was 31st of March and i have a 28-29cycle. doctor suggested me to take one norelut a day starting 18th question is will the medicine effect or prevent an ovulation and pregnancy? suppose i take it on april 20th (after conception) and if i may be pregnant, will it harm the fetus?
Asked On : Sun, 21 Apr 2013
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Taking norethisterone can affect the ovulation and your chances of getting pregnant in the cycle in which it is taken. After stopping it, the fertility will be back to normal.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
Answered: Sat, 22 Jun 2013
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