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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
No period after provera
I have not had my period since the middle of April. All the HPTs I have taken have been negative. My bloodwork is all normal. I took provera for 10 days and 14 days later still no period. I am 44 but my internist says I am not perimenopausal. Is it possible that I am pregnant and getting a false negative on the test?
False pregnancy tests are rare, but it would be advisable to have a blood pregnancy test done to be sure.
Lisa M Keder, MD, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University