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I have a 15 month old. My period came back 5 months ago and

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I have a 15 month old. My period came back 5 months ago and was regular every 28 days. Now I am a few days late but a pregnancy test was negative. I am still nursing. Could this be related to nursing?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 1 year ago.
Hello, I'm Dr Manos, M.D., board certified ObGyn. Lactation can inhibit ovulation and shutdown menses. Over time the ovaries can function but not consistently.
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 1 year ago.
You probably had a cycle but ovulation might have been delayed and your cycle will reset. Wait for this cycle to end with a period and you might reset.