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Experience:  M.D with over 30 years of experience in practice.
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My period didn’t come for almost 3 weeks, From Thursday i

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: My period didn’t come for almost 3 weeks
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: From Thursday i have some pain
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: no thank you
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 11 days ago.

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board-certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
And I would serve you with care and patience.

Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 11 days ago.

NOTE - All phone call requests are auto-generated and you may ignore these requests. Communicating through text chat is just fine with me.
I am sorry to hear about your problem.
We can continue our conversation now through text in this reply forum.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

What is your age?

When was your last menstrual period started?

Were your previous periods regular?

Are you taking any medications, birth control?

History of unprotected sex?

Waiting for your response.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Last time my period come on 15/04/2021
Last time it was one week delay
I m not taking amy pills
Last time it was immediately afternoon my period but it wasn’t unproctected
Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 11 days ago.

Please allow me just a few minutes.
I’ll reply to you back soon after reviewing it.

Thanks for your cooperation and patience.

Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 11 days ago.

Sorry for the late reply and inconvenience.

Thanks for all this additional information.

I understand your concern.

And it’s my first privilege to pay attention and provide you with suggestions to relieve your discomfort/ worry.

As such there can be a variety of causes of missed periods like hormonal imbalance, weight gain, weight loss, PCOD, thyroid dysfunction, pregnancy to name a few.
If you are sexually active and have missed your period pregnancy should be ruled out and morning urine sample should be used.
If it would be negative then other possible causes should be ruled out.

Hormone fluctuations can occur due to changes in diet, changes in sleep patterns, exercise routines, stress levels, etc. It can also be caused by any new medications even over the counter supplements or any recent illnesses
You should try vitamin C supplement, ginger tea, pineapple, parsley tea, maintain weight, do deep breathing to induce a period.
Otherwise, you should consult your gynecologist and your doctor may advise some form of progesterone to induce a period and further investigations like ultrasound, blood work like Thyroid function test, LH, FSH, etc may be advised for further diagnosis and management.

Hope I have been able to clarify the situation for you and helped in resolving your query.

Let me know if you have any further queries so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.

It’s my pleasure to continue this conversation until you satisfy.

Waiting for your response.