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Why has my cycle came back on after 5 days of going off

By Anonymous December 10, 2014 - 10:36pm
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My cycle came on and stayed for 2 weeks after those 2 weeks it was off for 5 days and now it'sback on

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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER. I am assuming you mean that your period started and lasted for two weeks, and after five days you started menstruating again.

This is very abnormal and must be evaluated by a physician.

The menstrual cycle is regulated by a delicate balance of hormones- follicle- stimulating hormone, lutenizing hormone, estrogen and progesterone. Any imbalance with one or more of these hormones causes changes in the menstrual cycle.

Anonymous, please call your gynecologist now.


December 11, 2014 - 9:29am
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