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Tuesday, June 18, 2013
I have been taking medication that has affected my periods but I have been off of them for about 6 months now. About 7 months ago I had a very heavy period and since then they have been very light. I use to have my peroid for 7 days. Now it lasts for three days and heavy one day during those three days. This month it only lasted 2 days and only heavy for a few hours. I am 34 years old and can`t have childern because of my plumanary hypertension. Could I be in premenopause? I hope so I would love not to have periods any more.
Without knowing your complete medical history and medication list, I cannot answer your question. It would be good for you to review your menstrual history along with your medical history and medication list with your gynecologist.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati