Menstrual irregularity refers to changes in the regularity, duration, or flow of menstrual periods. Menstrual irregularity is common and can be caused by various factors, including hormonal imbalances, pregnancy, breastfeeding, menopause, weight changes, stress, or certain medical conditions. Symptoms of menstrual irregularity may include missed periods, heavy or prolonged bleeding, or irregular bleeding between periods. Treatment options for menstrual irregularity depend on the underlying cause and may include medication, lifestyle changes, or surgery.
All the answers published in this website are written by verified medical doctors, therapists and health experts. The Content has been moderated by iCliniq medical review team before publication. Post your medical clarifications on iCliniq by choosing the right specialty and get them answered. Your medical queries will be answered 24/7 by top doctors from iCliniq.
Can I trust a mobile application to track my menstrual cycle?
Query: Hello doctor,My query is regarding my menstruation cycle length. I have a mobile application to track my menstruation, and it says that my previous cycle length is abnormal since it lasted for 38 days. My cycle length variation is 30 to 51 days. I am concerned about my uterus and also about getting ... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Many girls have irregular cycles, which cannot be considered abnormal. Even with irregular cycles, they get normal pregnancy. But some do have some hormonal problems which delay pregnancy. Do not worry; it can be treated and corrected. I suggest you do CBC (com... Read Full »
Why did my period flow reduce after taking an Unwanted-72 pill?
Query: Hello doctor, I had intercourse with a guy six months ago and took Unwanted-72. From the next month, my periods flow has decreased, and I got many pimples in the jawline and forehead. I was intimate before six days, and I took Unwanted-72. I got my periods four days back, and the flow was normal in... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you take tablet Unwanted-72 (Levonorgestrel), you will have withdrawal bleeding within a week. So if you take that on and off, your periods will become irregular only. Since it is a hormone, it interferes with the natural cycles. The withdrawal bleeding will be li... Read Full »