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Can I speak to gynaecologist, Not yet, I had issue with my

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Hello , can I speak to gynaecologist
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Not yet
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: I had issue with my period this month , I had very light flow and the blood wasn’t coming out as normal
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: No pain , they are regular ( 24-25 days cycle)

Do you take any contraception?

Do you have regular period usually?

Any unprotected sex?

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I had taken emergency contraceptive norlestin on 23 august and got my period on 8th September , my last period before that was on 13th august
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I did the pregnancy test it came back negative
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I have regular period ,+-3 days
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Haven’t missed any period since last 2 years .. but period flow has decreased compare to before

Thanks for clarification.

Due to norlestin effect, you may get lighter bleeding commonly.

This is not anything serious.

Next month onwards, you should get normal period.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I got bleeding but it wasn’t coming out much , after using tampon .. it was normal but on pad it wasnt

Norlestin lowers estrogen level temporarily --so uterus lining not thick enough to cause normal flow.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Ok , also I did blood test .. everything is normal .. but my roc is increased and ferritin saturation is 10 ..
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I have attached the report

that is not concerning.

You can start iron supplement daily --good for your health

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
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Customer: replied 11 days ago.
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Customer: replied 11 days ago.
But my haemoglobin is normal ?
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
What can increase rbc? And rdw

Iron supplement only.

Also you should be checked for thalassemia trait which can cause smaller RBC size and mild anemia which does not need treatment.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Is this some major issue ?


Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Ok .. thank you


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