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Hi,I am 48 years old and single.I always used to have my period

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Hi,I am 48 years old and single.I always used to have my period regula , but recently my periods skip ,my last one was december.January i got a very little flow,and after that stop.is it natural at this age,i also had stomach cramps ,tks.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Su S replied 6 years ago.

Hello,

Greetings,

Scanty or skipped period can occur from various causes. In you age it can be normal. But as you have cramps, infection should be ruled out. Other probability can be due to physical or emotional stress, nutrition deficiency, hormonal imbalances, fibroid, growth etc. You need to have a consultation with gynecologist to have an examination & find out the precise cause and management accordingly.

Hope this information will help you.
Wish your healthy life.
Any query, please ask.
Regards.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Thanks doctor, but last year,I also experience the same thing but after my period skip for 2 months ,I got back the normal flow.Shall i wait and see weather i have it normal again for this month,i need your advice,tks.
Expert:  Dr. Su S replied 6 years ago.
A few years before the start of menopause there can be irregular period. If cramp persists, better to consult earlier.