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  1. Hi anjali sinha,

    Welcome to MediMetry. I can understand your concern.

    There are some reason for delayed period-
    It can be the side effects of certain drugs like oral contraceptives,antipsychotics,antiepileptic.
    Low body weight is the common cause of irregular periods, obesity also can cause menstrual problems.
    Illegal drug use.
    Stress can also effect your periods.
    Excessive exercise can also be the reason behind the periods miss.
    Another common reason of irregular periods in women is anemia.
    If you are not pregnant then i can suggest you medication to induce your periods.
    I suggest tablet Duphaston (Dydrogesterone) 10 mg three times a day.
    Consult your specialist doctor, discuss with him or her and take the medicine with consent.
    Your periods will come in five to seven days after stopping the drug.
    On day 2 of periods you need to get the following investigations to assess the cause of delaying of periods.
    Serum TSH (thyroid-stimulating hormone) to rule out any thyroid problem, serum PRL (prolactin) and gynecological ultrasound

    Here are some remedies to regularize your periods -
    1) Yoga and meditation are the most effective treatments for regularizing menstrual cycle without medicines.
    3) Eat iron and folic acid rich diet.
    3) Follow stress reliving methods, take adequate rest .
    4) You can also have bitter gourd juice to treat irregular menstruation.
    5) you can eat papaya.
    6) Ginger is highly beneficial in regulating menstrual cycles and also relieving menstrual pain.