When I'm in a flare, my period is ALWAYS off. I have breakthrough bleeding for days before my "actual" period is suppose to start. My GYN says she's not concerned about that. When the body is in disarray from an illness like Crohn's, the reproductive tract can get thrown off balance.
Diagnosed in October, 2004 at age 33.
Current Rx's: Colazal (generic), Nexium (generic), Ferrous Sulfate, One-A-Day multivitamin, Culturelle Probiotic, Omega-3 Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Vitamin A, Calcium-Magnesium-Zinc, Cranberry pills
Secondary conditions: mouth ulcers, joint pain, swelling ankles, extreme fatigue
Previous/occasional Rx's: 20mg Prednisone taper, Flagyl, Levaquin
No surgeries to date