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A 21-year-old female asked:

Does using forocort rotocaps regularly causes irregular periods or early periods as it is a steroid??

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
Steroid/menses ?'s: Steroids, mainly with long term use, can definitely affect menstrual irregularities. Consult your prescribing physician about alternative medications.
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