Aa
A
A
Close
415867 tn?1323369103
metformin and your period flow??
I  am taking just 500mg of metformin (increase to 1000mg tomorrow and so on) and I took provera to get my period. Usually when i take provera alone my period is pretty heavy and this time around (first timeon metformin) its really light. Like in 4 or more hours it barely covers the tip of a tampon (sorry TMI) has anyone had this on metformin the lighter periods?  thanks girls!
Cancel
4 Answers
Page 1 of 1
415867 tn?1323369103
any thoughts out there?
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
Did your period just start? Sometimes you can get spotting for a day or a few days before full flow starts. My RE has me count the first day of full flow as CD1.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
415867 tn?1323369103
i spotted on saturday and sunday and monday was light now this morning nothing....? maybe it will pick up this afternoon. i'm confused!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
1434731 tn?1382725984
HI,

I think its the Provera, not the metformin. I also take provera to get a period and i take metformin.

I have only been taking 500mg of metformin (scared to increase) :-)

I noticed that with the provera, I had a heavy bleed, next month it was just light, then the next month it was medium.

I don't think there is anything you need to worry about, as long as you are getting the period then its all good!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Fertility / Infertility / IVF Community Resources