Women's Health Community
No period after abortion
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

No period after abortion

I had a medical abortion 6 weeks ago (i was 12 weeks pregnant). After 4 hours the nurse told me everything had passed, i then went on to bleed for 2 weeks, since then i have had no period and i'm starting to get a little worried.
My breast are leaking and i keep feeling small flutters in my stomach like a small kick. Before the abortion when i needed the toilet my stomach went really hard til i emptied my bladder and i no longer get this and i no longer have morning sickness or any other symptoms. I had the depo injection on the same day so i know i can't have got pregnant again.
I was told just to phone the hospital 2 weeks later and didn't need to go in for a check up. Is it normal to go this long without a period?  When i had the depo injection years ago my periods did stop for 3 months at a time but not after the first time of having it.
I had no pain after the abortion, no funny discharge or no temperature so i know i didn't get an infection.  
Related Discussions
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar n tn
It could be a compination of the abortion and the shot. The abortion is a big deal, and the shot is full of hormones. Messing with your cervix and give you hormones on the same day...it's no wonder you are not having a period. I would get checked out if you are really worried, but if you know for sure pregnancy is not an option (meaning no sex at ALL) then it is probably from the shot and abortion.
Blank
Avatar m tn
Thankyou, you put my mind at rest last night, and i woke up this morning and i started my period, never been so happy to have one.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
1900942 tn?1462425060
Blank
agrell sooo ladies things have bee... Comment
5 hrs ago
1900942 tn?1462425060
Blank
agrell uploaded new photos
5 hrs ago
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on KeeLolo's status
8 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
Avatar f tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kayannaboo
Kingston, Jamaica
17049300 tn?1457716777
Blank
gloryrose
Philadelphia, PA
Women's Health Community Resources
Top Women's Health Answerers
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
Avatar f tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kayannaboo
Kingston, Jamaica
17049300 tn?1457716777
Blank
gloryrose
Philadelphia, PA