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Sinus infection two weeks ago took amoxicillin period late 10 days. Can this delay my period?

Sinus infection two weeks ago took amoxicillin period late 10 days. Can this delay my period?

Not likely: Antibiotics do not have any effect on hormones and your period. If you have been celbate no problem but if sexually active consider a pregnancy not a Amoxicillin reaction ...Read more

Amoxicillin (Definition)

Amoxicillin is in the penicillin class of antibiotics. All penicillins are distinguished by the presence of a beta-lactam ring, and are known to kill bacteria by inhibiting synthesis (production) ...Read more


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Late period and without a doctor's advice I took amoxicillin and Ampiclox and two days after, I received my period. What infection did I have then?

Late period and without a doctor's advice I took amoxicillin and Ampiclox and two days after, I received my period. What infection did I have then?

Infection: Why do you think you had an infection? The temporal relationship between beginning the antibiotics and the onset of your period may, and probably is, totally unrelated. Even if it was related, how would anybody over the internet be able to tell what infection you had? See a doctor. ...Read more

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Can amoxicilin antibiotics have an effect on the menstrual cycle when taken alongside contraceptive pills? (Late period but not pregnant)

Not the antibiotic: Antibiotics do not affect your period. The amoxicillin did not make your period late. It is not entirely clear whether they affect birth control pill effectiveness, although it is common to recommend using a backup method in that situation. Good wishes. ...Read more

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Does taking amoxicillin and Mucinex (guaifenesin) make your monthly period come late?

Does taking amoxicillin and Mucinex (guaifenesin) make your monthly period come late?

Maybe the illness: Treated for was the reason. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). ...Read more

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Hello, my period is 3 days late. I was sick about a month ago, and I was put on the antibiotic amoxicillin for two weeks. Could that be the reason my?

Possible: An acute transient illness has the capacity to delay your menstrual period. I doubt the antibiotic Amoxicillin had anything to do with this. It sounds as if you are concerned that you may be pregnant, and if so, there are otc tests available but this is a little early to be sure. ...Read more

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I've been taking amoxicillin and prednisolone, now I'm 4 days late for my Period, but on birth pill, pregnant?

I've been taking amoxicillin and prednisolone, now I'm 4 days late for my Period, but on birth pill, pregnant?

Unlikely pregnant: If you are on Birth Control Pill, It is very unlikely that you are pregnant
Period can be late because of your underlying condition for which you are being treated with Prednisone and Amoxicillin OR It may be an effect of Prednisone, as Prednisone can cause irregular periods as well ...Read more

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I am late by 5 days of period. Could I be pregnant? I had taken rabeprazole & amoxicillin for about one week for ulcer infection. Did these drug affect

Pregnant?: Get a home test kit and check a first morning voided urine specimen. A missed period can be due to numerous other causes, including infections, emotional stress, and so on. Good luck. ...Read more

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My period was suppose to come oct 25 but I've been taking amoxicillin for strep throat. It is now oct 27th. Am I late or is it amoxicillin?

My period was suppose to come oct 25 but I've been taking amoxicillin for strep throat. It is now oct 27th. Am I late or is it amoxicillin?

Get well soon!: Two days late is not too unusual even without an illness and meds. So, first get well. Only you (and your guy) know if you had unprotected sex near your ovulation time and that's essential for pregnancy. Ask your doctor for eval if recovery is slow and/or your period skips entirely. I hope you're fine soon in all ways. ...Read more

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Please describe the things that can make your period late?

Please describe the things that can make your period late?

Late period: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Does alcohol make your period late?

Does alcohol make your period late?

Not normally: If a woman was a really heavy drinker with liver disease - this could potentially impact her menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Can stressing make your period late?

Can stressing make your period late?

Yes: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can anesthesia make your period late?

Can anesthesia make your period late?

Thanks for asking!: Anesthesia usually would not affect your period y itself. Pain, surgery, other stressors could very much affect your period. ...Read more

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Can penicillin make your period late?

Can penicillin make your period late?

Agree w Dr. Kwok: The antibiotic should have no effect on your period. However, if your infection seriously taxed your body - that could be a cause. ...Read more

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Help plz! Can Plan B make your period late?

Help plz! Can Plan B make your period late?

Yes.: Sometimes, emergency contraception can change the length of your monthly menstrual cycle, making your next period come as much as a week earlier or a week later than usual. If your next period is late, you might consider getting a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What will make your period late other than pregancy?

What will make your period late other than pregancy?

Reasons: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can mood stabilizer medication make your period late?

Can mood stabilizer medication make your period late?

More info needed-: Which medication are your referring to. We need to know the medication to check it. ...Read more

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Can plan b... Make your period late as much as a month?

Can plan b... Make your period late as much as a month?

A/ W Dr. Munshower: That is possible.
Potential side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test ; notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Can being stressed out & gained weight make your period late?

Can being stressed out & gained weight make your period late?

Irregular periods: There are lots of reasons a persons period can be late. If there is a chance you could be pregnant then you should repeat a home pregnancy test. If it is negative then waiting a few weeks to see if it returns is reasonable. If it does not then it is time to visit your friendly obgyn doctor to discuss irregular periods. ...Read more

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By taking penicillin can it make your period late the next month?

By taking penicillin can it make your period late the next month?

Possibly if on BCP's: Taking antibiotics alters the absorption of birth control pills (the estrogen and progesterone) through your intestine and consequently if you are on ocp's it indeed can alter your cycle. If a person is not on birth control pills then it is very unlikely that the penicillin will change your cycle. ...Read more

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Does exercise make your period late?

Does exercise make your period late?

It can: If you engage in extreme exercise activities, yes it can. ...Read more

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When you've been a little bit sick, is that enough to make your period late?

When you've been a little bit sick, is that enough to make your period late?

Yes, possibly: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can a UTI make your period late?

Can a UTI make your period late?

Uti: It should not really do this although a severe upper tract (kidney) infection or any serious infection could delay a period assuming the pregnancy test is truly negative. ...Read more

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Can a UTI make your period late?

Can a UTI make your period late?

Usually it would: Take a significant illness to delay period. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can eating lemon make your period late?

Can eating lemon make your period late?

No: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can a vaginal cyst make your period late?

Can a vaginal cyst make your period late?

Like a bartholin's: Cyst? Not likely. However, if you develop an infection - please seek prompt medical attention. ...Read more

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Can having posion ivy make your period late?

Can having posion ivy make your period late?

Agree w Dr. Gabor: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can a cyst on your ovary make your period late?

Can a cyst on your ovary make your period late?

Yes: An ovarian cyst can delay the onset of your menstrual period if it is producing hormones. It may also be associated with pain. Preganancy needs to be ruled out first. ...Read more

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Can tamiflu (oseltamivir) make your period late?

Can tamiflu (oseltamivir) make your period late?

No: Its not likely the tamiflu, (oseltamivir) perhaps the stress of the flu, if u were really i'll could have done it, pregnancy or irregular ovulation. ...Read more

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Can any infection make your period late? 3 weeks late?

Depends: In general being sick can certainly delay your menstrual cycle. You did not specify what sort of infection you were referring to. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more

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What to do if I need help, can stress and being sick make your period late?

What to do if I need help, can stress and being sick make your period late?

It's possible.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can flagyl make your period late. I was taking them about a week ago and now I am 3 days late??

Can flagyl make your period late. I was taking them about a week ago and now I am 3 days late??

Not common: There are normal variations in periods that can cause women to menstruate around 28-35 days. Maybe its a delay by a few days but Flagyl is not known to commonly lead to delay in onset of period. If you had unprotected sex, do a home pregnancy test ...Read more

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Can thrush make your period late?

Can thrush make your period late?

Should not: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Amoxil (Definition)

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