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Idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle

Idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle 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 irregular menstrual cycle, 67% report having unpredictable menstruation, 42% report having sharp abdominal pain, and 31% report having heavy menstrual flow. The symptoms that are highly suggestive of idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle are unpredictable menstruation, heavy menstrual flow, long menstrual periods, intermenstrual bleeding, painful menstruation, blood clots during menstrual periods, and frequent menstruation, although you may still have idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle without those symptoms.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle often receive hematologic tests, complete blood count, pelvis exam, urinalysis, standard pregnancy test, examination of breast, ultrasonography and chlamydia test .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle include medroxyprogesterone, modicon, ortho cyclen, drospirenone / ethinyl estradiol, portia, ethinyl estradiol / norgestrel, desogestrel / ethinyl estradiol, clomiphene (clomid), norethindrone (loestrin fe), levonorgestrel, nonoxynol 9 topical, polythiazide (renese) and norgestrel .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle include age 30-44 years, sex == female and age 15-29 years. On the other hand, sex == male, age 60-74 years, age 1-4 years, and age < 1 years almost never get idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle.

Age

< 1 years
0.0x
1-4 years
0.0x
5-14 years
0.4x
15-29 years
2.3x
30-44 years
2.0x
45-59 years
0.8x
60-74 years
0.0x
75+ years
0.1x

Sex

Male
0.0x
Female
1.7x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
1.3x
Hispanic
1.2x
White
0.8x
Other
1.1x
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