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    Default Can u delay af somehow?

    Im booked for a lap and my darn body decided to ovulate late so I should be 3 days into af by operation. Can I delay it somehow?? I dont want to wait another month they said if it arrives on the day its fine.. So a 2 day delay be good

    Anyone tried anything before?

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    Are you on the pill? If so skip the sugar pills.

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    There is a tablet called Primolut that can delay it. It was prescribed to me after unexplained uterine bleeding the other week and when I was researching it (I always do that if prescribed something I have never had!) I noticed it is used a lot to delay periods as well.

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    Im not on the pill so cant use that one unfortunately..
    Is primolut prescribed only? Im stressing over it will will probably help lol

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    I don't know if it'll work, but it can't do any harm... If you have a short luteal phase, taking B6 increases luteal phase, which is lengthening the time between ovulation and af starting. Start taking b6, it's cheap and it won't hurt you, worth a try anyway. Good luck..

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    Can you ask your OB if there's anything you can take? I know when I had mine done they wanted it just after Af to make sure was no chance of pregnancy.

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    Why do you need to delay it for a lap? I had one done in Feb and was told they don't care if you AF, they still do it

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    Do you need to delay? I've had laps during AF. I would be concerned about taking pills and messing up your hormones.

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    Thanks everyone i called my gyn and he said ican have af the night before or the day of op but no earlier.. Apparently due to lining shedding.. He is doing endo something d&c too.. So stressful.. Work will be annoyed if it changes because they already had to cover me with overtime

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    I've had 3 laps previously for endo and they have never worried about it. Fingers crossed they don't make you change it


 

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