Pregnancy 35 and Older Community
13.8k Members
Avatar universal


hello, im 21 weeks pregnant and still have my period. is anyone with the same problem ?
2 Responses
1173196 tn?1292920090
My mother had her period for the first 3 months of one pregnancy, and I've heard of other people as well. What does your Dr. say?
1169162 tn?1331235953
Yes, it does sometimes happen but it is not "technically" your period.  Your period happens after you ovulate.  You are most likely not ovulating.  But some women do bleed every month around the same time that they would normally have their periods.  From what I know, this is not harmful to the baby at all.  
Have an Answer?
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Get information and tips on how to help you choose the right place to deliver your baby.
Get the facts on how twins and multiples are formed and your chance of carrying more than one baby at a time.
Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision.
What to expect during the first hours after delivery.
Learn about early screening and test options for your pregnancy.
Learn about testing and treatment for GBS bacterium.