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[Question?] Post Surgical Abortion question

Discussion in 'Guest Board' started by Unregistered, Jul 16, 2014.

  1. Unregistered

    Unregistered Guest

    I'm 30; I had a surgical abortion on June 13, 2014. I had my abortion at 11 weeks, 6 days. I followed the instructions from the doctor, started a new birth control pack on the Sunday following the procedure as directed, went to my follow up appointment on June 24; Doctor said everything was good. However, I just completed my first month of birth control on Saturday July 12 and I still have not started my period. Is this normal?

    I know that it's just a month and 2 days (4 weeks) since the procedure and they say your period should start 4-8 weeks following the procedure, but should I be worried?
  2. Miss Chip

    Miss Chip Self confessed chocoholic! Staff Member Administrator Technical Administrator Moderator SRG Leader Tech Support SRG A5 SRG C5 SRG D5 SRG E5 SRG F5 SRG H5 Emerald

    Dec 26, 2009
    Hello there. It can be quite common for the first period to be delayed as your body is adjusting back to normal. And with the pills (I'm assuming they are the pills) it may again take a couple of months to get into a regular cycle so bundle the two together and it could take a month or two. Give it another couple of weeks and see what happens.

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