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The last time i had my period was 7/2015 i was on vacation

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The last time i had my period was 7/2015 i was on vacation 1/28/2015 the next day my period started again. Today is two weeks sometimes it is very light and then i have cloths .
I am 54 years old is this part of menopause?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 10 months ago.

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This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
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Yes correct it is.

You are not ovulating --hence no progesterone production.

Continued estrogen action can result in light bleeding for long time.

Progesterone supplementation will stop the bleeding.

Please see your doctor about it.
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