Progestagens

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hi- menses delayed 16 days was put on progesterone 200mg oral at bedtime. Today is day 2 and heavy cramping and bleeding started. The blood is very slimy and gluey as if it was ovulation secretion-- it resembles phlegm is this normal or is this to be discussed with my OBGYN

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for posting your query. Since you had been prescribed progesterone for your delayed periods, it looks like delaying of periods in your case was a result of hormonal imbalance. For a menstrual cycle to occur, LH / FSH (released from the pituitary gland in the brain) and estrogen

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Hi I am on Primolut Nor(10mg twice daily for 10 days). My dr. put me on this pill to stop the bleeding i was experiencing every 2 weeks. Once I get my period after taking this pill, will my cycle resume to being normal again or are there chances i could contnue with this bleeding every two weeks?

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Hello ,

Thanks for posting your query.

Primolut Nor is prescribed to regulate menstrual cycles and to avoid 'intermenstrual bleeding'. I suggest my patients to take the drug 10 mgm once daily for 20 days before stopping it. And if there is spotting in between periods then use two tablets every...

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I had my last period on May30th - XXXXXXX 3rd.2 days after my period was over I noticed some spotting during sex. Then on the following monday I was in extreme pain in my lower back and abdomen area, also there was some spotting. I went to the Doctor and they diagnosed me with a severe bladder infection. She gave me (Cirofloxacin) and about 3 days later the pain stopped. While I was at the doctor she gave me a pregnancy test and the results were negative.I have alos taken 2 at home test and both were negative. Although I have notice a change in the size of my breast and a little weight gain. I'm also feeling bloated. I'm also spotting again today. Could I be pregnant?

doctor1 MD

Dear XXXXXXX ,

Thanks for your query.

Since u have taken three pregnancy tests and all were negative plus u had period on may 30th it is unlikely you being pregnant.Urine pregnancy test become positive after 24 hrs of conception meaning pregnancy can be detected earliest at 24 hrs.

Bladder infection...

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my wife and I have been trying for a baby for 14 months. I am 29, my wife is 25 . My wifes bloodtest showed her progestorone level to be slightly low. My first semen test has came back and the results showed: count -11million , motility- 22% , morthology- 13% normal, 7 million round cells, volume 7ml. Waiting for a consultant but I know this is not good. Will we be able to have a baby with these odds???will changing my dietand lifestyle and taking the right vitamins be enough? what else can we do?

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for posting your query.

I can understand your concern but the sperm analysis and progesterone levels are both not normal.

In a normal sperm analysis, the Volume over 2 cc is normal, so 7 cc is normal in your case. But if the sample has less than 20 million sperm per ml, this is...

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THIS QUERRY IS FOR MY WIFE NEEVITHA.

IT HAS BEEN 1.5 YEARS SINCE MARRIAGE.

WE ARE TRYING FOR A BABY FOR THE PAST 8 MONTHS IN THE MEAN TIME SHE WAS DIAGNOISED FOR PCOD AND TOOK TREATMENT FOR THE SAME I.eTWO MONTHS ON BIRTH CONTROL PILLS FOLLOWED BY CROMINAC TAB AND LETROZE TAB AND THEN PROGESTRONE AFTER 14TH DAY.

AFTER 4 CYCLES NO RESULT.
30TH MAY SHE GOT HER PERIODS AND THIS TIME DOCTOR ADVISED TO STOP ALL MEDICATION AND GIVE A CASUAL TRY,WE TRAVELLED A LOT HOLIDAY AT SRILANKA AND LUCKILY GOT PREGNANT WHEN WE WENT TO DOCTOR ON 8TH JULY. DOC ASKED US TO TAKE SCAN ON 22 JULY,AND PRESCRIBED FOLIC ACID TAB AND PROGESTRONE 300MG.

BUT TODAY MORNING (13 JULY) SHE HAD CRAMPS AND UN BEARABLE ABDOMEN PAIN IN THE MORNING. WE TOOK A SCAN AND I HAVE UPLOADED THE SCAN AND REPORT ALONG WITH THIS QUERY.

DOCTOR HAS ADVISED COMPLETE BED REST.

WHAT IS THE CHANCE ?

WHAT DOES IT MEAN BY SUB CHORIONIC BLEED POLE MEASU: 13X4 MM.

IS THERE SOMETHING ELSE ANY NEW TECHNIQUE OR OTHER MEDICAL TREATMENT APART FROM TAKING REST AND WAIT?
XXXXXXX

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for the query. I have gone through your wife's reports.

She is having threatened abortion. In this, there is danger of miscarriage. But the situation can be prevented. The following information should be of help to you.

1. She should undergo quantitative beta HCG levels as well as...

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I'm 33 my period is 8 days late. This is not normal for me. I've taken 2 HPT's and both were negative. My breasts are tingly and sore, I've been spotting off and on for 5 days. I've been having a lot of headaches lately, which is not normal for me. Is it possible that I am pregnant? I've heard of the HPT's not working if your hormone progesterone isn't high enough? I have 2 children so, this isn't too new to me.

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for the query.

After going through the description provided by you, I feel that the symptoms are associated with Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding.

Sore breasts with headache goes in the favour of PMS (Premenstrual syndrome).

Pregnancy test done twice can not be wrong but to confirm...

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Hello. I am 45yo, 5'10" 195lb woman with diet controlled diabetes (no meds, tho. A1C is up to 6.5 from 6.2 last fall). I am on day 20 of my period, which has been extremely heavy and showing no signs of stopping. I have had blood work showing anemia and also had a pelvic ultrasound showing uterine fibroids. Loestrin was recommended to get my bleeding stopped. I am wondering how safe it is as a 45yo non-smoking woman that has lumpy breasts and 2 previous (benign) needle biopsies from concerns from mammograms. I am researching right now trying to make sure that loestrin is the right thing for me to do. Thank you for any advice you can share.

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for the query.

Well, if you are having fibroids, then the type and size of the fibroids are important in deciding treatment. The bleeding is due to the fibroids and I am sure you are aware of it.

After reading your history, I would not advice estrogen containing pills to stop the...

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I am taking Duphaston 10mg tablet for the past month as am preganant - I have had a few habitual abortion cases before so doc gave me Duphaston this time - he told me to take one for the first 3 months..... am about 9 weeks and have had spotting - a bit of blood, can you expalin why and what I should do??

doctor1 MD

Hello ,
Thanks for putting up your query,
There are many causes for habitual abortion.
There can be TORCH infection, Anticardiolipin antibody syndrome(ACA) , APLA (Antiphospholipid antibodies) , Rh incompatibility , diabetes , thyroid disorders , syphilis , luteal phase defect , incompetent...

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my grand daughter is 13 yrs old for last 1 or 2 months she was having irregular menses with heavy blooding.today we get her ultra sound done and result was Endometrial Hypertrophy. her endometrial thickness is 16mm.doc says her walls is somewhat thick.pl guide us.Parag

doctor1 MD

Hello XXXXXXX

Thanks for posting your query.

Endomterial hypertrophy is a condition in which the lining of the uterus becomes too thick, which results in abnormal bleeding and heavy bleeding during periods. It is often found in obese females and with a history of PCOD (polycystic ovarian...

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