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Can Taking Antibiotics Make Your Period Late
Antibiotics should: Not cause your period to be delayed. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will taking prednisone and getting 3 different steroid shots all in a month make your period late?
Short answer is yes: Steroids in high amounts can suppress your adrenal gland temporarily. Since your adrenal glands produce precursor female hormones (estrogen, progesterone, etc.) and with the right stimulation from your pituitary gland, those precursors will be transformed into actual female hormones in your ovaries. So it is possible to delay. However, the most common cause for missed period is still pregnancy. ...Read more
Ok: There is no need to take plan B if you are on birth control and taking it every day. Plan B is birth control pills. Don't use plan B when you are on birth control. Yes, it could interfere with your period. By the way I hope you are asking this for someone else as your profile says you are male. ...Read more
Agree w Dr Khanna: This is not a cause. 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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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