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I started taking Provera 10MG on 2/7 - I need to delay my period until 2/23 - will this work? I am due to get it on 2/20

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Since a period usually starts due to the drop in progesterone, taking Provera will often be able to prevent a period from starting. However, Provera 10mg may not be enough to do the job. I would recommend taking Provera 20mg daily to be more sure of delaying your period.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
if I started taking 20mg starting today and continued to take it through the 22nd you think that would be enough?
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Norm S., Board Certified OB/GYN replied 2 years ago

Yes, I think that would work well.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Ok thank you.
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Norm S., Board Certified OB/GYN replied 2 years ago

You're welcome.

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