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Period Question age 29 female

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: February 26, 2021 6:35 AM

Anonymous 50 days

Hi Doctor,

my wife (age 28) was on Rigevidon tablets for the last 5 years and stable menstural cycle when on the pills. prior to using the pills slighty irregular cycle sometime 40days.

She last stopped the pills in Dec 2020, and have yet to have any menstruation since.

What medication should she take or should wait and see?

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 50 days
General Practitioner

Hi, thank you for reaching out to us.

We understand the condition of your wife. However, more information is needed as well is further investigation needed to be done by the doctor so that the cause can be find out. There are few causes why your wife is experiencing such issues, such as:

  • Overweight: Excessive body weight can disrupt a woman’s menstrual cycle
  • Stress
  • Hormonal imbalance; withdrawing contraceptive pills or any hormonal contraception method can cause hormonal imbalance and then disrupt the menstruation cycle
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
  • Problems with the thyroid or pituitary gland
  • Ovarian failure

Get through that time of the month comfortably without leak.

Still worried about your menstrual cycle? Speak to a gynaecologist today to ease your mind.

However this is only our general impression why your wife is having such symptoms. We advised you to bring her to see a doctor so that further investigation can be done and so that she can get treated accordingly.

If you have any further question, do not hesitate to contact us at (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors directly via phone call. Thank you.

Last Updated: Fri Feb 26 2021 06:35:51 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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