Polycystic ovarian disease (PCOD) affects women in their childbearing years and results in hormonal imbalance. Irregular and heavy periods, hair growth on face and body, male-pattern baldness, weight gain, etc., are the common symptoms.

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Why is my bleeding not stopping even after taking Pause-MF tablet?

Query: 1 month back spoting is seen after bleeding start 1 month doctor suggested pause mf tablet for 3 days daily twice but my bleeding is not stopped .i have pcod problem any thing serious doctor.  Read Full »

Dr. Poonguzhali Liston

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: hello, pcod is an hormonal condition in which there are irregular periods .some times there is very less hormone for a cycle to go through there for there is reduced bleeding , spotting or even absence of periods . this can be followed by a period of excessive bleeding . so to regularise ur hormon...  Read Full »

I have PCOD and thyroid. What are the ways to reduce weight?

Query: Hello doctor, I have thyroid and PCOD. I am using 75 mcg for thyroid since 3 months and prior to that it was 50 mcg and for PCOD, I am taking Metformin 500 mg everyday. But I do not seem to be reducing weight. Please help me reduce weight.  Read Full »

Dr. Vijayalakshmi Palanisamy

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through the details submitted (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Your BMI is on the higher side. You have been on tablet Eltroxin 75 mcg for past 3 months. Kindly do a thyroid function test to check if levels are in normal range. Also, you are a...  Read Full »

What should I do for my PCOD with irregular periods?

Query: Hello doctor, I am recently diagnosed with PCOS. I have done two USG, first 3 months ago and second today. In the second USG, the ovaries are enlarged. What to do? I do not know, I have heard there is no cure for it. I am on pathyapathya for the last three months and also on Kuberaksha vati 2 pill...  Read Full »

Dr. Deepti Kurmi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your problem. It is a hormonal disturbance aggravated by environmental factors. PCOD (polycystic ovary syndrome) can be controlled and life long it will not cause any problems. There are some ways to control it. Do daily exercise, avoid junk food, a ...  Read Full »

What causes delayed periods?

Query: Hi doctor, I had unprotected sex with my girlfriend. I ejaculated on her innerwear. She immediately removed it and washed her vagina with water. Later, after a minute or two, she put on the same. This happened on the third day of her menstrual cycle and now she is over two weeks late on her periods....  Read Full »

Dr. Nidhi Jain Bukharia

General Practitioner, Psychiatrist, Psychologist Counsellor, Sexologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Chance of getting pregnant is less as it was the third day of her menstrual cycle and it was not a penetrative sex. But, as she delayed her periods for more than two weeks, pregnancy can be ruled out. Just go for a urine pregnancy test (by kit). If she is pr...  Read Full »

What is the reason for delayed period after unprotected sex?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 20 years old. I had unprotected sex before six months and I got regular periods for two months and then for the next four months I got period four days period and now at the seventh month, I do not get period even after 39 days. Can you please tell me about this?  Read Full »

Dr. Naaz Kaur

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Have you been gaining weight also?  Read Full »

Will Duphaston help in regulating irregular periods while trying for pregnancy?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 23 years old. My BMI rate is 29 and I am trying to conceive for the past one and a half years. I have irregular periods and my doctor prescribed me Duphaston tablets for getting periods last year. Should I take this medicine again? It has been 90 days since my last period. I tested...  Read Full »

Dr. Deepali Raina

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. You may be suffering from PCOD (polycystic ovary disease). If you want to conceive then the entire approach to treatment changes because we then focus on making you ovulate. Let me know your LMP (last menstrual period) and health history and also, any investigations don...  Read Full »

Are there Siddha medicines for PCOD and hirsutism?

Query: Hi doctor, I have symptoms of pcod. I have excess facial and body hair along with acne and irregular menstrual cycle. It takes two to three months between a cycle. When menstruation occurs, it will last for up to two weeks. Please suggest me some siddha medicine and diet to cure the pcod problem and...  Read Full »

Dr. Eagambaram Jaganathan

Siddha Medicine Specialist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. First of all you must take purgation for PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease) and hirsutism after that you should start with medication. All siddha medications are not practically available. Some medicines are mixed in combination and are prepared by ourselves for bette...  Read Full »

After how many days of missed periods, should pregnancy test be done?

Query: Hi doctor, I want to confirm something about my pregnancy.i have missed my period today is 63 days.my last period date is January30.in pregnancy kit I am getting negative I checked at 50 days .when can I take pregnancy test.six months back I have pcod.after that I used medicine after that I went fo...  Read Full »

Dr. Sravanthi Nuthalapati

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: hi, you are having delayed Periods probably due to Anovulation. As your pregnancy test was negative at 50days , I would advise you to recheck again tomorrow morning, if it's negative it's advisable to take medication for withdrawal bleeding. and PCOS is not diagnosed based only on the ultrasound re...  Read Full »

How to manage the discomfortness caused during irregular periods with PCOD?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 32 years old. My height is 5'7" and weighs about 110 kg. I am having irregular periods from a long time. PCOD was detected and prescribed Ginette 35 and M2 tone (as I remember). I took for two months and my weight was increased by 10 kg and so I stopped. No medicines at present. I ...  Read Full »

Dr. Aishwarya Parthasarathy

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The main issue for you is your weight. Once you lose weight, the medicines will act better. Kindly do join a gym and reduce your weight and bring BMI to at least 25. You must lose weight in a healthy way and not only by dieting. Avoid junk food and follow a healthy lif...  Read Full »

Kindly suggest opinion to regularize my period to conceive with PCOD.

Query: HelIo doctor, I have been diagnosed with PCOD and endometriosis suffering from irregular bleeding which does not seem to stop. I saw a gynecologist last month, she happens to be my regular doctor. I am also planning to conceive so she gave me certain medications that would help me to plan. But the...  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Family Physician, Obstetrician And Gynaecologist, Infertility Specialist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The PCOD (polycystic ovary disease) is confirmed by ultrasound transvaginal and there is a presence of a small fibroid as well in the posterior wall of the uterus along with a left ovarian endometriotic cyst. (attachment removed to protect patient identity). This ...  Read Full »

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