Amenorrhoea is the medical name given to missed or late periods. It can occur for a variety of reasons, including pregnancy, menopause or an underlying medical condition.
Our doctors can help you find out the cause and suggest practical next steps. If treatment is needed, they can provide a prescription or specialist referral.
Our doctors can provide discreet, confidential advice in the comfort of your own home.
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Amenorrhoea is the medical term for missed, late or stopped periods.
If this happens, it’s natural to be worried. While every woman’s menstrual cycle is different, if you’re at all concerned, our online doctors can help you find out why your periods are delayed. Whatever the reason, they’ll provide confidential, discreet advice and support in the comfort of your own home.
Any change to your normal menstrual cycle could be a symptom of amenorrhoea.
In particular, you should see a doctor if your periods have stopped and you've had a negative pregnancy test.
There are many potential reasons for amenorrhoea, so it’s important to find out exactly what’s causing it.
Our experienced UK doctors will ask you a few simple questions that will help narrow down the possible causes and provide you with practical next steps you can take.Make an appointmentAvailable
Any treatment or support for your missed or late period will be focused on the underlying cause.
For example, if you’re going through the menopause or pregnant, our doctors will provide all the support you need. If weight problems are contributing to your amenorrhoea, our doctors can give you advice on how to lose or gain weight safely.
If necessary, our doctors can refer you to a specialist for further tests.
There are a number of potential reasons why your period might have been delayed, missed or different from normal. The most common causes include: