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Help plz! Can schizophrenia medication cause a man to become sterile?

Help plz! Can schizophrenia medication cause a man to become sterile?

Yes.: Antipsychotics causes Dopamine blockade increasing levels of Prolactin which causes unovulation and irregular menstrual cycles due to decrease levels of Follicle stimulating hormones and Estrogen. It also causes decrease libido, galactorrhea and osteoporosis. For man, the there is decrease in testosterone and galactorrhea and decrease libido. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could schizophrenia medication cause a man to become sterile?

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Please tell me, could schizophrenia medication cause a man to become sterile?

Don't count on it: Please continue to use contraception and practice safe sex. If you believe you are having infertility problems, you should seek medical help to evaluate the cause of infertility. Many men who take schizophrenia medication are able to father children. Sterility is not a common side effect of medications. ...Read more

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Can you tell me for some women, secretion of gnrh is inadequate, they're consider sterile and are treated drugs that mimic it?

Can you tell me for some women, secretion of gnrh is inadequate, they're consider sterile and are treated drugs that mimic it?

GnRH secretion: Some women (and men) fail to secrete GnRH from the hypothalamus (part of the brain). Therefore, there is no signal to the pituitary to make reproductive hormones (FSH and LH). In Europe, Factrel is available via an automated pump. In the US, we give fertility pts FSH and hCG to cause ovulation. For those women not trying to conceive, estrogen and progesterone hormone replacement is given. ...Read more

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Can my addictions to drugs make me sterile?

Can my addictions to drugs make me sterile?

Perhaps: Opioid drugs lower testosterone in men and interfere with the menstrual cycle in females; both can contribute to infertility. Thc also reduces testosterone and sperm counts but I am unaware if it will lead to menstrual problems without other co-occurring medical diseases. Use of stimulant drugs and/or alcohol may lead to malnutrition which may reduce fertility as well. ...Read more

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What is sterile puyria?

What is sterile puyria?

Sterile pyuria: It indicates that you have white blood cells in your urine but the sample didn't grow any bacteria. Your doctor may think of other causes or repeat your urine to confirm this. All the best. ...Read more

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What makes men sterile?

What makes men sterile?

Lots of reasons.: Some causes of male infertility can include: infection, undescended testicles, tumors, medications, hormonal problems, x-rays, heavy metal exposure, industrial chemicals, anabolic steroids, excessive alcohol use, over-heating genitals, genetic defects, etc. ...Read more

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How can I know if i'm sterile?

How can I know if i'm sterile?

Semen analysis: For males the simplest way to assess your fertility is a semen analysis. Most physicians will not initiate a workup unless you are unable to conceive after 6-12 months of actively trying. ...Read more

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Can I adopt if my wife is sterile?

Can I adopt if my wife is sterile?

Maybe!: People may choose to adopt for many reasons, including inability to have children. Adoptive parents have to be screened though, and it is often expensive to adopt. Check the procedures required to do so in your state. Here's a page about adopting kids in Illinois: http://www.adoptioncenterofillinois.org/whats-it-all-about/ ...Read more

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How do I know if my husband is sterile

How do I know if my husband is sterile

He needs to ...: Produce a sample for testing. The sample is examined under a microscope to see if there are live sperm in it. If there are live sperm, they are counted to see if the count is normal or low. If he has a normal number of live sperm, he is not sterile. ...Read more

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How can we know whether it is sterile or not?

How can we know whether it is sterile or not?

What do: You want to know if it is sterile. If you do effective sterilization or culture negative then it will be likely sterile ...Read more

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How would I be able to tell if I were sterile?

How would I be able to tell if I were sterile?

Testing by doctors: To see if a person is sterile, tests are done by doctors. For men, semen analysis can tell how many sperm are there, and whether they are normal or abnormal. For women, doctors look at hormone levels, check ovaries for egg follicles, check uteri and fallopian tubes for obstructions, etc... ...Read more

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Is it true that pills can cause you to be sterile?

Which pills: are you referring to? Please clarify and re-ask question. ...Read more

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What are name of diseases that make you be sterile.?

What are name of diseases that make you be sterile.?

Sterility: There are several of them e.g., hpogonadism, Karatagener's syndrome, prolactinoma etc ...Read more

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Is there a pill that men can take to make them sterile?

Is there a pill that men can take to make them sterile?

Male fertility: No. An oral male contraceptive has never been brought to market. Vasectomy remains the most effective male contraceptive but should be considered permanent ...Read more

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How can a woman become sterile after having a child before?

How can a woman become sterile after having a child before?

MANY reasons: Female fertility is dependent on a fully functioning 'female' system. Hormone changes may cause lack of periods & no ovulation (e.g. Pcos, early menopause). Also any obstruction of the fallopian tubes may cause sterility (usual cause= untreated std's e.g. Chlamydia). Fibroid tumors may develop and hinder implantation. A woman may develop sperm anti-bodies (yes, it's possible). Other causes, too. ...Read more

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What is the percentage of sterile white men ages 30-40 in the United States?

What is the percentage of sterile white men ages 30-40 in the United States?

Here are some ...: Roughly, some 10-15% of couples may not have pregnancy in 1 year under unprotected sexual intercourse. As to white men's infertility I couldn't remember if there has been any specific discussion in professional conference or publication over the past 4-5 decades. So, in reality, do semen analysis to define the quality & quantity of sperms in semen, with an ejaculated semen after 2/3-day abstinence ...Read more

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Can riding a bike(mountain)all ur life cause a male to be sterile?Cuz my bro.Has n he can't n hasn't had any kids.

Can riding a bike(mountain)all ur life cause a male to be sterile?Cuz my bro.Has n he can't n hasn't had any kids.

A possibility: Cycling long distances may decrease sperm output or cause damaged/unhealthy sperm. Bouncing around on typical bike saddle can damage scrotum & testes, halting normal sperm production. Tight cycling pants & friction between body & saddle can overheat testes, which need to stay cool to keep producing sperm. Padded cycling pants & breaks 4 cooling down may help but damage may be permanent in some. ...Read more

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Which changing wound dressing need sterile condition and which need clear condition ? Completely answer help me a lot . With tnx

Which changing  wound dressing need sterile condition and which need clear condition ? Completely answer help me a lot . With tnx

Basics of Wound Care: For surgeries, burns, and other "acute" wounds that have no contamination or people with compromised immune systems, sterile dressing changes are the way to go. For wounds that have been exposed to outside contaminants, or have not healed in a "normal" time/fashion, ("chronic wounds"), arguably, sterile really does not exist as air, dust, etc are not sterile. ...Read more

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Is urine sterile?

Is urine sterile?

Not with a UTI: Hi, Thank you for your question. it could have organisms living in it as in a urinary tract infection or colonization. Hope that helps..contact me if you have any other questions :-) Dr. M ...Read more

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What are aseptic pharmacists?

What are aseptic pharmacists?

Pharmacists: Aseptic technique is used in the preparation of sterile dosage forms in the hospital. Like TPN's, IVs made under a laminar flow hood with gown and gloves.
There is really no such thing as a aseptic pharmacist. They and the technicians use sterile procedures to compound safe and pyrogen free injectable meds. ...Read more