A 20-year-old male asked:
Can depression and stress cause delayed periods?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: Absolutely! stress can cause you to miss a period, or to have an extra period. The stress hormones can interrupt your normal cycle. Periods should return to normal when the stress lessens. But do make sure you are not pregnant.
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Last updated Oct 18, 2017
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