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Took Norethisteron to delay periods, bleeding started. Should I continue taking medicine?

Good evening, I have question referred to Norethisteron. I started to take it today to delay the menstruation because I fly on holiday on Friday (1 pill in the morning-12 hours ago). But now I saw I started bleeding (very very little, like just at the begining of the cycle). Please, is it better to stop taking it? Has this 1 already taken pill any effect? Or do you consider me continuing in taking the pills? Thank you very much for your kidn answer. Best regards, Marketa
Asked On : Sat, 23 Mar 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Thanks for posting your query on health care magic.
Your periods have already started.
Now you cannot postpone the cycle by taking the medication.
So i suggest you to discontinue the drug.
Hope this helps.
Dr Nilofer
Answered: Thu, 25 Jul 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vidya KR's  Response
Hi, Thanks for using HCM.

To postpone periods you should have started taking medications 1 week prior to your expected periods.
As your period has started already. you need to stop taking norethisterone.
Hope I answered your question.
Feel free to ask me if you have any further queries.
Wish you good health. Take care.

Dr. Vidya
Answered: Thu, 25 Jul 2013
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