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Could stress cause a missed period or change in my menstrual cycle?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Mental or physical stress can cause changes and disruptions in the menstrual cycle.
This can be overcome by regulating the cycle with birth control pills.

In brief: Yes

Mental or physical stress can cause changes and disruptions in the menstrual cycle.
This can be overcome by regulating the cycle with birth control pills.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possible

It can, but you should make sure you're not pregnant.

In brief: Possible

It can, but you should make sure you're not pregnant.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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