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No period with celiac disease

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I wanted to ask and see if any other women have gone through what i am experiencing right now. I am 22, I have celiac disease, and I have not gotten my period in 2 years.
I was on yaz for about 1 1/2 yrs and on and off bc for a few yrs (since i was 14) when i stopped taking yaz i never got my period back. right before i stopped taking yaz i had lost a lot of weight due to malnutrition from having celiac disease.
I have gotten bloodwork and all of my hormones are fine, everything is in order. thyroid, estrogen. test, ect . . the only thing is that i took progestrone which should enduce my period but did not work. i took it about 8 months ago and have also had ultasounds done on my pelvis and liver. everything is normal but i'm not menstrating. could this mean that i am in fertile? i actually would like to have a child later on so i would like to know. thank you for your responses!!!
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replied September 30th, 2010
hello i am 21 and have had Celiacs since I was two years old. Last year I was getting hidden gluten into my diet and my period stopped for six months. I went on a very very strict gluten free diet making sure i didn't get ANY cross contamination and it came back. I recently have started to slack again and stopped having my period again. I think if you go on a very strict diet, including not using the same toaster kind of thing, then your period will come back, at least that's what i am going to do because I don't want to be infertile either.
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replied November 29th, 2010
I am 19 years old and have been diagnosed with celiac disease this past April (2010). I have been gluten free since. I also took Yaz for two years and in July I switched to Loestrin. In September I spot bleed for a day and that was it. Now I have not had a period or any type of bleeding since. I have taken three at hpt, they all have come back negative. I have contacted my gyno and they do not seem concerned, which is strange to me. I have an appointment with my gastro next monday and hope to figure something out soon. Like you all I would like to have kids one day and hope I am not infertile.
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replied March 15th, 2012
No period with celiacs
My daughter, 25, has not had a period in over a year. She had been having digestional problems and was diagnosed with celiac's a couple of months ago (she also has UC). She went from about 112 to probably 98 lbs (5'4). From what I have been reading, when your body is stressed, or if you are under weight, that can cause your body to stop having periods. She has been on a strict gluten free diet for 2 months. She does have 1 child but I think would like to have more. I will be praying for you girls!! This is such a horrible thing for you to go thru so young. It is possible that your doctors just don't know anything. I think Celiac's is fairly new. I have been searching the web trying to find something to help with the restarting of her period and can't find anything. If I do, I will try to post back
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