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when can I consider myself safe from pregnancy with Menopause ?, I currently had a period once every three months for two times only lasting for a couple of days and light,my last period was November 2011, and so far nothing since, I am wondering when my partner and I can safely go back to not using condoms
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replied March 27th, 2012
Hello,

Welcome to ehealthforum and thanks for writing

It seems you are having premenstrual symptoms.After the menopause it may take few months for the hormones to regress.Usually until the periods are completely absent for a period of one year it is not advisable to have unprotected intercourse as pregnancy can occur.

Since it has been just 3 months when you had last periods it is advisable to use protection for sometime until the cycles are completely stopped.

Take care!



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