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What causes short periods?

hello, i had regular periods every month but the only problem was duration was too short ,so I consult my doctor she give me senovilla tablet and now this month my periods is 5 days delayed .is this a matter of concern because i never had faced such condition .
Fri, 9 Mar 2018
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Hello,

As you said, you had regular periods but only duration is short and if it is continue for months and months, then it is absolutely normal.

I think there is no need of any consultation for that. Common causes of short periods are:
1) Stress
2) Excessive exercise
3) Low weight

As you are taking tablet Senovilla, I will suggest you to consult with gynaecologist about continuation of tablet, but as physician I don't think so.

Also, I will suggest you to do regular exercise, meditation, yoga, follow healthy habits.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Shyam B. Kale
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