Aa
A
A
A
Close
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Community
3.56k Members
Avatar universal

PCOS- Alternate month shorter period

Hi,
I am 25 and came to know that i have PCOS about 8 months back. My doc gave me 500mg of metformin twice a day.
from past 4 months i am finding somthing wrong with my my periods. even alternate period is very short. like last month i have my period for 7 days and this month for only 3 days. Is something seriously wrong with me. I am also trying to get pergnant.

Plase suggest me what to do?

Thanks
Sree
3 Responses
1187113 tn?1320695096
There is nothing wrong with you...I too take metformin and my cycles are anywhere from 2-3 days of actual bleeding and not real heavy either...It could be the metformin trying to get the hormones straightened out...just keep tracking your cycles and they should become more consistent...do you know whether or not you O on your own? If you do I would BD every other day starting at CD8 and then everyday from CD14-16...then resume every other day...that's what I did this cycle along with drinking grapefruit juice which made me have very fertile CM...I got a BFP yesterday so it is very possible for you to get pregnant...good luck...
Avatar universal
Initially I've had 3 days periods 3rd day to 5th day i would have brown discharge. My periods were regular, but since 3 months i've noticed some kind of change in my periods. They're coming on time but it's lasting for 1-2 days and this month it was for one day and in the evening i started getting brown discharge. No pain or any other symptoms.
Avatar universal
I want to know if somethings wrong with me? please help!
Have an Answer?
Top Women's Health Answerers
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
From skin changes to weight loss to unusual bleeding, here are 15 cancer warning signs that women tend to ignore.
Here’s what you need to know about the transition into menopause – and life after the change takes place.
It’s more than just the “baby blues.“ Learn to recognize the signs of postpartum depression – and how to treat it.
Forget the fountain of youth – try flossing instead! Here are 11 surprising ways to live longer.
From STD tests to mammograms, find out which screening tests you need - and when to get them.
Find out if PRP therapy right for you.