Delayed Period

A menstrual cycle usually lasts between 21 to 35 days on an average for women. But, if the period has not arrived beyond 35 days, it is called delayed period. Pregnancy is not the only reason for a delay in period. Birth control pills, PCOD, stress, thyroid problems or other hormonal causes could be responsible.

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I have had PCOD for two years and am on ayurvedic medication. Now I have a delayed and irregular menstrual cycle. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, I have had PCOD for two years, and I am taking Kazharchikkai powder along with five pepper and honey daily. However, I got married last month and have an irregular and delayed menstrual cycle. Do I need to take any other medication along with this to manage the ovarian cyst? Kindly ...  Read Full »

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Answer: Hello, Welcome to Delayed periods may be due to various reasons, including hormonal issues, a new environment, stress, and psychological factors. So, no need to worry about this. Instead, I suggest you follow these measures. (consult a specialist doctor, talk with them and take medic...  Read Full »

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