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Can Antibiotics Affect Your Period
Can antibiotics affect when you get your period? I had unprotected sex on them. The person didn't cum inside me. Taken my sugar pills, no period yet?
Wait and see: Illness or periods of stress can affect your period. However, having unprotected sex definitely puts you at risk of pregnancy, even if he did not ejaculate inside, because there can be pre-ejaculate . Wait until your sugar pills are over, and if you still have not started, take a pregnancy test. ...Read more
No: Antibiotics should not shorten or lengthen you period. ...Read more
A fishy smell a day before I get my period. Is that normal! I have never gotten that smell before tho, I was recently on an antibiotic for 2 weeks.
When a prescription says take two/three/four times a day does that mean between morning and evening or over a 24 hour period? Like for an antibiotic.
Dosing per day: Well in a perfect world we could take the medication on an exact basis -for example 3 times a day would be every 8 hrs in a 24 hr period. This is because medications have a "half-life" in the body which means over time the body will get rid of it, so u have to take it again. Problem is, the daily routine can get in the way-- consider sleeping for example and how much time that eats up. Try ur best ...Read more
I had taken 10days worth of antibiotic had diaherra since the 3rd day 24hrs off of it and i still have diaherra 4 to 5 times in 24hr period . C diff ?
An antibiotic would: Not be anticipated to change your period. But if you are being treated for a serious medical condition - that could impact your period. ...Read more
My period started but only lasted 2 days. I have been sick and had just started taking decongestant and antibiotic. Is that why my period stopped?
Secondary amenorrhea: Hi interest, whenever you have an irregular period, you need to do a pregnancy test. If your period only lasted 2 days, that is an irregular period. You are 40 so you are probably thinking that pregnancy is not likely. As drs we need to rule that out before further work-up. The other reasons are beginnings of menopause or stress. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Hi,I was on germentin for 7days and my period is now 10 days late, could this because of the antibiotic? I started tablets on day period was due .thnk
Late period: Irregular periods are very common. If you normally have regular periods and then suddenly have one that is early or late this usually gets better on its own with cycles returning to normal over the next few months. If you are not wanting to be pregnant you should discuss birth control which will also help with cycle control. ...Read more
My gf is having unusual discharges while on her period and sick with flu&strep. She's on 4 meds at once inclding antibiotic, could they be the cause?
Hard to know: There are many reports of women having irregular periods when on antibiotics but it is not proven whether there is a relationship; if you are on antibiotics you have an infection & it is hard to know if the delayed period is due to the antibiotics or the infection! but in either case, your experience is not unusual. I hope you are getting adequate treatment for lyme- see comment:. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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