Missed or Irregular Periods (cont.)
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Check Your Symptoms
There is no home treatment for missed or irregular periods. But the following information may help you find the cause of your missed or irregular periods:
If you think you might be pregnant
Do a home pregnancy test if you had sex since your last period. If the result is positive, practice the following good health habits until you see your doctor:
If the home pregnancy test is negative but you continue to have pregnancy symptoms, it is a good idea to see your doctor to confirm the results. Practice good health habits until you see your doctor.
Symptoms to watch for during home treatment
Call your doctor if any of the following occur during home treatment:
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