Meprate is a female hormonal tablet composed of Medroxyprogesterone. It is used to treat menstrual disorders, endometriosis, amerrorhea, and abnormal uterine bleeding.

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I completed a full course of Medroxyprogesterone but still my periods are delayed. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I took an I-pill two months ago and experienced withdrawal bleeding seven days later. I then had Meprate 13 days ago twice a day for five days so the pills got over six days ago and since my periods did not come. I had taken pregnancy tests in the last month-end which came out to b...  Read Full »

Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have gone through your case and I understand your concern. After stopping this tablet sometime it might take 7 to 10 days to start bleeding. I would suggest waiting three more days even if then you do not get periods then do a urine pregnancy test, the kit mig...  Read Full »

Why am I not getting periods after taking Meprate?

Query: Hello doctor, I am facing problem of missing periods from last month. Pregnancy test is negative. I have also taken tablets of Meprate. My last period was 62 days back. Please guide.  Read Full »

Dr. Dattaprasad Balasaheb Inamdar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Period normally starts within a week of finishing Meprate (Medroxyprogesterone) tablets. Rarely it can take 15 days for period to start. If it has been more than 15 days since last dose, you need to visit gynecologist to get one ultrasound done, as Meprate will be effec...  Read Full »

I am taking medication for excessive hair growth and thyroid. Can that interfere with my chances of getting pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 27 years old and trying to conceive. However, I constantly have pain in my lower back and lower abdomen. I also have excessive hair growth and thyroid issues, so my gynecologist has recommended the tablet Ovabless-Myo and Meprate 10 mg. In addition, I got an ultrasound and TAG blo...  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. I could not see your laboratory results. It would be better to guide you based on laboratory results and scan. Thyroid abnormalities themselves can be a cause of infertility, congenital abnormalities, and even misca...  Read Full »

My partner and I were intimate last month, and I did not penetrate. Is there any possibility that she might be pregnant?

Query: Hi doctor, My partner and I were intimate last month, and I did not penetrate but ejaculated near her groin. First, she washed her genitals thoroughly with water and cleared any secretions. Then, she took Meprate for five days and got her period (bleeding for seven days). This month, she again took ...  Read Full »

Dr. Reetika

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. For pregnancy, the sperms have to be ejaculated or placed inside the vagina of the female. These sperms then need to fertilize an egg which needs to be implanted in the female's uterus. Once all this happens successfully, then the female is s...  Read Full »

Should I be concerned if my period is delayed by two months?

Query: Hello doctor, I missed my period last month. I get my period every month with a delay of four to five days, but this time it has been delayed by almost two months.  Read Full »

Dr. Natasha Bansal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read your concern in detail and will surely help you out. Do not worry. I will give medicine to induce periods, but I need to know whether you have taken a pregnancy test because medications can be given only when the test is negative. Secondly, there can be ...  Read Full »

What will happen to my periods if I discontinue Meprate?

Query: Hi doctor, My last menstruation happened 50 days ago. But usually, my cycle is around 33 to 36 days on average. We had unprotected intercourse on the 11th day of my cycle, and I checked UPT on my 46th day. It was negative. I started taking tablet Meprate 10 mg once daily and had only for three da...  Read Full »

Dr. Poonguzhali Liston

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. The cause for delay in the period may be due to the discontinuation of tablet Meprate 10 mg (Medroxyprogesterone acetate). It is essential to take the complete dose, as the progesterone levels in the body have to reach a ...  Read Full »

Why did I not get periods even after taking Meprate?

Query: Hi doctor, I want to know about the missed periods. I had sex two months back, and I got my periods after 12 days. I have not got my periods after that, and I consulted a physician. She recommended me Meprate 10 mg. I took Meprate for five days but have not got the period till today. For the first ...  Read Full »

Dr. Sravanthi Nuthalapati

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have gone through the description you provided, but specific details are missing and are required to identify the problem. Can you tell me from which date to which date did you take Meprate tablets, whether single daily or twice daily dosage? It usually may take up...  Read Full »

After how many days will I get my periods regularly on stopping Meprate?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 25 years old, and I have had regular cycles throughout my life, but I missed my period last month. The doctor suggested Meprate for five days, and I have started getting brown spotting last night. Does this normally happen while consuming this tablet? After how many days will I...  Read Full »

Dr. Ridhi Narang

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern, and let me help you with this. Usually, with Meprate, it takes 7 to 10 days after stopping medicines for your periods to come. Brownish discharge is fine initially, and you will get the flow also. As you are already having spotting while ta...  Read Full »

I missed my period even after taking Meprate. What are the chances that I might be pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor,I have missed my period even after taking Meprate. It has been eight days now, what are the chances that I might be pregnant although I have not done penetration tests?  Read Full »

Dr. Sagar Ramesh Makode

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Firstly, did you have had emergency pill post intercourse? Was there any menstrual irregularities before this like delayed menses and all. If you have had an emergency pill, then the likelihood is very less as these are highly effective. In this situation, since you ha...  Read Full »

Missed Periods for two months. Will it indicates pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I am late on my period. My last period was two months back. Generally, my period is late, irregular and maximum it goes for 45 days. I have never been late so much. It is almost 50 days. I have a kid of 2 yrs and do not want to have another one. I did the pregnancy test at home twice...  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Answer: Hi, Welcome to If the pregnancy test is negative, then the chance of pregnancy is almost nil. The period may be late due to many reasons including anxiety and stress. Pregnancy test becomes positive by the fifth week. So, you will be able to get abortion two weeks after the test becom...  Read Full »

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