Ask an expert
Question

03 Apr 2006

Change in cycle
Hi Doc, I posted last week sometime and advised you like this
My period thus far for the last couple of months:
27d, 26d, 28d, 29d
started menses on Saturday afternoon - it was very light - not as usual - didn't require to change pad - no bleeding overnight
Sunday period seemed more normal, but only for a couple of hours
Today all clear again.

How do I interpret this? Has my cycle now changed to be longer? Could I be pregnant with this bleeding ie. 'early bleed'?

What can I do to regulate my cycles other than the pill?

Thank you for your helpful advise.

Cherry
Answer 323 views
Expert
GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Your periods are probably within a regular cycle length. If you are unsure about pregnancy do a pregnancy test
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
33% - 9364 votes
No
67% - 19337 votes
Vote