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Idiopathic infrequent menstruation

Idiopathic infrequent menstruation is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What are the symptoms?

Within all the people who go to their doctor with idiopathic infrequent menstruation, 69% report having unpredictable menstruation, 37% report having scanty menstrual flow, and 37% report having painful menstruation. The symptoms that are highly suggestive of idiopathic infrequent menstruation are unpredictable menstruation, painful menstruation, vaginal discharge, scanty menstrual flow, infrequent menstruation, infertility, and absence of menstruation, although you may still have idiopathic infrequent menstruation without those symptoms.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with idiopathic infrequent menstruation often receive hematologic tests, pelvis exam, examination of breast, complete physical skin exam performed (ml), ultrasonography, standard pregnancy test, chlamydia test and lipid panel .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with idiopathic infrequent menstruation include medroxyprogesterone, drospirenone / ethinyl estradiol, clomiphene (clomid), ortho cyclen, hydrochlorothiazide / spironolactone, human chorionic gonadotropin (hcg), benzoyl peroxide-clindamycin topical, norethindrone (loestrin fe), desogestrel / ethinyl estradiol, letrozole (femara), terconazole topical, doxepin and progesterone .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for idiopathic infrequent menstruation include race/ethnicity = other, age 30-44 years, sex == female and age 15-29 years. On the other hand, age 75+ years, sex == male, age 60-74 years, age 1-4 years, and age < 1 years almost never get idiopathic infrequent menstruation.

Age

< 1 years
0.0x
1-4 years
0.0x
5-14 years
0.2x
15-29 years
3.1x
30-44 years
2.0x
45-59 years
0.2x
60-74 years
0.0x
75+ years
0.0x

Sex

Male
0.0x
Female
1.7x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
0.9x
Hispanic
1.1x
White
0.9x
Other
2.8x
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