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Autistic daughter (pueberty) HELP !

Hi, I have a autistic daugter 7 yrs. old and knowing that in a couple of years she will be getting her period I have heard that there is an injection she can get to stop her period. If anyone has any info please let me know still in the stage of helping her with toileting can't even imagine her with a period HELP !
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392430 tn?1382904781
I would talk to her doctor about it.
1881677 tn?1320691669
My daughter has Aspberger and is 12. She started her cycle last year.
I have to constantly remind her to wash her hands,put her sanitaries in the trash not left exposed, stop touching her area complaining her sanitary itches, and check herself regularly. I have the worst luck with her undergarments. White is best as bleach is needed to keep them clean.
Plus she blurts to every stranger about it in detail.
I have to put depends on her at bedtime.
The worst is when she will sit on my lap and say things like,
"I left you a gift" as if it is something to joke about. I wish she had started later, but that is life.
I feel ridiculous taking priveledges from her over this behavior.
I feel digusted and frustrated.
I also have a 13 year old son who has Autism. I am not looking forward to his puberty which has started.
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