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Reason for late period & when to see GP

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SpringSpringSpring Wed 01-Jun-16 22:47:55

I looked on the NHS site but didn't get much, so hoping the wisdom of mn can help. I'm 5 days late but pregnancy tests (I tried twice!) are both negative. In the 9months since coming off the pill I have been super regular (exactly 28 day cycle) except for March when I was 3 days late. Are there any other symptoms I should be looking out for in case it's early menopause or other possible causes? I'm no more stressed than usual and no dramatic weight loss/gain in these two months. Feeling bloated and heavy but no other changes. Any advice??

And how long would you wait before going to see the nurse or GP?

Musicaltheatremum Thu 02-Jun-16 08:01:03

I would wait a month or 6 weeks. To be honest there's not a lot you can do. If you're really worried about pregnancy then a blood test can help but it's really not unusual to miss a period completely and I wouldn't don any investigations for some time as it can just happen.

SpringSpringSpring Thu 02-Jun-16 08:58:56

That's reassuring, thanks. It just seems so unusual it's making me anxious I suppose.

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