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Can being on narcotic medication result in a irregular menstrual period?
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
In brief: Periods and opioids
Yes - long term use of opioids decreases sex hormone levels in both males and females.
There are also effects on cortisol levels as well. All patients on opioids should have their hormone levels checked.

In brief: Periods and opioids
Yes - long term use of opioids decreases sex hormone levels in both males and females.
There are also effects on cortisol levels as well. All patients on opioids should have their hormone levels checked.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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