I have seen other people bleed while still taking the progesterone.. Also, if you fit the mold of someone with hypothalamic amenorrhea (Hi there, I was prescribed provara (off brand medroxyprogestorne) 10mg for 10 days because my periods come and go they are not regular some months I have a period sometimes I don’t sometimes they last a week and are light other times they last a month and is extremely heavy with clots.
They were rechecked 6 weeks later and had gone away. This third round, it is day 7 and I still have no started? My period was always regular up until recently. So, am I prone to easy acquire HA? There are myriad research papers on the topic. Worst idea ever lol. We comply with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information - This Friday (2/13) was my last dose. This time, it came on the morning of day 4.
Today is my third day and they not heavy, hopefully they stay like this. Works like a charm. She prescribed the Provera challenge to me yesterday, and told me that if I do get a period after I finish the pills, I should go and get lab work done on day 3 and 21 of the cycle. I took pill for 9 days and somehow missed to take it on the 10th day.. three days after stopping my pill , I got the periods..it was not very scary. I lost about 5 pounds (down to 100) while on the pill, but have since gained up to around 107 (which is my heaviest ever—I started the pill around 104). I did once use progesterone starting a few days prior to ovulation in hopes of preventing it and getting my period early – didn’t work, I did still ovulate based on CM, temp change, and getting my period exactly when I normally would. This action cannot be undone.Just so you know, What to Expect may make commissions on shopping links on this page.This discussion is archived and locked for posting.Finished provera on the 13th sept after starting it on the 5th sept, doctor prescribed to help induce a period, as i stated with her in my appointment that i was trying for a baby with my partner but after BFN quite a few times i gave up all...Find advice, support, and good company (and some stuff just for fun).
So far nothing. Has anyone out there not responded at all to the Provera after finishing the pills?
She told me that I had to wait until it subside and have an ultrasound. Hi CW, Just wanted to let you know that the first time I took provera to induce a period it took a full seven days (after my tenth pill). Some medications as well as extremes of weight loss, stress or exercise can cause this type of secondary amenorrhea. This unhealthy return to my previous way of life and food was useless… What could be the problem, is it possible it could not be HA, but something else? i didnt have a full blown menstrual bleed thoughThat’s a reasonable sign that your hypothalamus is not super suppressed… keep going with recovery!I took my last provera pill on 10/16/19 , I’m on the 15th day after the last pill and still no period , how do I know if I ovulating or not ?This would be suggestive of having hypothalamic amenorrhea – not having a bleed by this point means you’re not building up a uterine lining, and probably not ovulating. Get on the priority list and get Obie first! I went off the pill in October because I was curious to see if my PCOS was “healed” and have not had a natural period since.
Why did I get my period like clock work last month but then this month No signs of it just sore boobs and bloating and I’ve been off the pill now for 5 days going into my 6th day. But my lining was about 6.5mm which is still thin but much thicker than any of the other ultrasounds showed (I think it was like 2 or 3 before). If I take it less than 10 days, it usually takes anywhere from 3-14 days to start my cycle. What could be the reason it would work for 2 months and not the 3rd?Hi Cheyenne, one reason could be just a different response. If I take it for the full 10 days, I will start my period either a day after coming off the pill or within 3 days. As there hasn’t been enough FSH (as you said) to build a follicle and release an egg it won’t matter how much progesterone you take as the first part of the cycle hasn’t happened?Hi Courtney! I have been taking provera (10 mg) for 10 days. Damn test last night says negative but all signs point to BFP for me! My husband and I really want a baby, and j can't help but worry that I won't start at All after taking Provera and something is wrong. Provera is often given as the 'Progesterone (Provera) Challenge Test' to women who have no period and who are not pregnant. I'm hoping I'll start soon. and ultimately began an elimination diet.
However, many patients with PCO do not demonstrate this high LH/FSH ratio. <3Hi , im 32 been on BC Ocella for 12 years and about a year ago (May 2018) I stopped getting a normal period from one month to the other (April was full on period May and there on was Very light) so light that i only have to wear a panty liner bcux ill only catch blood IF i wiped. Will the results of this blood work yield the sufficient information about my hormones, given that the Provera challenge bleed is not a real period?Getting bloodwork tested on cycle day 3 would give you a good idea of your baseline and status of hormones with regards to HA. Yea, I thought about BC being the culprit too. In this test, 10 mg of Provera is often given over 7-10 days and bleeding is expected within 2 weeks after the last pill. “This is the best medication to induce periods. “I came off the pill over a year ago and my cycles have been super irregular. ?Spotting means you probably had a thin lining, but it’s better than nothing. This Friday (2/13) was my last dose.