Missed Period

Other than pregnancy, there are many causes of missing a period. Conditions that affect the hormonal balance of the body results in delay or absence of periods. This imbalance can occur due to stress, high or low body weight, PCOS, using birth control pills, and thyroid problems.

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What is the reason for my transparent vaginal discharge after a missed period?

Query: Hello doctor, I missed my periods by ten days, and since the last four days, there has been a transparent watery discharge from the vagina with a foul smell. Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. Manisha Raghunath Auradkar

Answer: Hi doctor, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Delayed periods are associated with different issues like hormonal abnormalities, pregnancy, or stress. Were you sexually active during the last month or last couple of weeks? If the answer is no, then pregnancy is not the cause. If y...  Read Full »

I have vomiting, tiredness, giddiness, missed periods, cramps, and breast tenderness. What could be the reason?

Query: Hi doctor, I have had vomiting, tiredness, and giddiness for three days with abdominal cramps, missed periods, and breast tenderness. Thank you.  Read Full »


Dr. Richa Agarwal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through your history and understand your concerns. As per your description, these symptoms could be due to hormonal imbalance or could be due to pregnancy. Get your home urine pregnancy test to rule out pregnancy. If it is negative, you can go for blood be...  Read Full »

Why is there no blood flow even after having all symptoms of premenstrual syndrome?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 26-year-old female. My periods are due, but I have all the symptoms of PMS. I do not have blood flow during my period. Should I be worried? Currently, I am not taking any medication. Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. There is nothing to worry about if you have not had unprotected sex in the past few days. If you have had, then pregnancy can be suspected. Secondly, it can be due to PCOD (polycystic ovarian disorder). It is very common in females, and it get...  Read Full »

Can PCOS cause irregular periods?

Query: Hello doctor, I consulted a doctor for my missed period and was suggested to take a few tests. I got my reports, and my RBC count is 14.4 million cells per mcL, PCV is 38.4 %, and lymphocyte count is 16.8 %. I am concerned if this is normal, considering my condition. Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. Arpit Varshney

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your query and understand it. The levels you mentioned are entirely normal, but since you missed your periods, it would be better if you could add more details on the same to conclude the diagnosis. Kindly revert with the details.  Read Full »

Should I meet my gynecologist for missed period?

Query: Hi doctor, My LMP was on the 7th of last month. I have done my urine test, and it came negative. Also, I have tested beta hCG, and it is less than one. But I have missed my period without any symptoms. Why? Do I need to visit a gynecologist regarding this missed period?  Read Full »


Dr. Sonal Prasad

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Since your beta hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) is less than one, you are not pregnant. So, we can safely suggest medication to induce your periods. I suggest tablet Duphaston (Dydrogesterone) 10 mg three times a day. Consult your specialist doctor, discuss with h...  Read Full »

Can you tell me the reason for my missed periods after going through my thyroid and blood test reports?

Query: Hello doctor, I missed my period. The last was one month back, and I also have the thyroid and pregnancy reports. So I wanted to check if there is any issue.  Read Full »


Dr. Natasha Bansal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read you query and can understand your concern. Your test is negative for pregnancy, but I suggest going for a blood test to confirm this. Get serum beta hCG levels done. If they are negative, we can be sure that there is no pregnancy. After that, we can give you...  Read Full »

I did not have my periods for more than four months. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 19-year-old girl. I was having irregular periods with a maximum delay of 45 to 60 days. But now, I did not have my periods for more than four months.  Read Full »


Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. How long have you been observing prolonged cycles or has it been irregular with progressive prolonging? If you have been treated for any disease, better to have full treatment. Do one pelvic scan to rule out pelvic pathology. Have hormonal tests such as: Serum te...  Read Full »

Is my missed period side effect of T-press (Telmisartan) medication?

Query: Hello doctor,I have always had regular periods in about 26 to 27 days, but I got my periods early in just 23 days last month. I missed my periods this month. It has been 46 days already, and I still have not got my period. I was prescribed T-Press (Telmisartan) medicine for high blood pressure (hype...  Read Full »


Dr. Manisha Raghunath Auradkar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. Missed periods can be due to different causes like stress, hormonal imbalance, pregnancy, and some medicine’s adverse effects. You did not mention your age. Are you married? Do you have any children? Is this the first time your periods ...  Read Full »

My wife has missed her periods. Is she pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor, My wife had her periods last month. This month it did not happen, and she is having vomiting sensation, cramps in lower abdomen and back. Through the home test, two lines are appearing. We do not want pregnancy now. Please guide us regarding the same.  Read Full »


Dr. Richa Agarwal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Abortion pills can only be taken under supervision because it may cause infection, severe bleeding and retained products of conception. Get your pelvic ultrasound done to see fetal well-being.   Read Full »

I used the withdrawal method for family planning and missed my periods. Any chances of pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor,My periods got delayed. I used the withdrawal method for family planning. The home pregnancy test was negative after three weeks of unprotected sex. I have never had a delayed period, and my last period was almost two months back. Any chances of me being pregnant? Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. Since you have no history of irregular periods and you are not on any kind of medication, there is a chance of being pregnant. The withdrawal method is the most unreliable method of birth control as even the precum can cause pregnancy a...  Read Full »

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