Can azithromycin cause a missed period?

No. Antibiotics usually do not cause a missed period but the underlying cause for which you are taking the antibiotics can affect the period. Any physical stress such as illness or psychological stress can affect ovulation and cause an irregular period. It is always important to take a pregnancy test when the period is late.

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Would endometriosis cause a missed period?

Depends. Irregular and missed periods happen due to irregular or missed ovulations, also from pregnancy and menopause. Endometriosis does not affect your cycle regularity. Read more...

What could cause a missed period and bladder pains?

Uncertain. 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 more...

Could mononucleosis cause a missed period?

Yes. 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 more...

Could a broken bone cause a missed period?

Maybe. A stressful situation can cause a missed period, wether it be emotional, physical or medical. It is of course very important to rule out the obvious, and be sure your not pregnant. That is the most common cause of a missed period. Read more...

Can wheaning a child cause a missed period?

Yes. If you are asking if changing status of breastfeeding can cause you to miss a period, then the answer is yes. It's also possible, that if you are exclusively breastfeeding, and you're past the 6 month mark, without birth control, that you're pregnant. If you've supplemented at all since birth, then also possible pregnant. Consider a pregnancy test if you're at all worried. Best of luck. Read more...

Can stress cause a missed period?

Yes. 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 more...

Can smoking cause a missed period?

Anovulatory cycles. during which an egg is not released, and there is no menstrual bleeding (period) are common in very young women and in women who are approaching the age of menopause, and in PCOS. Smoking does decrease fertility and increases the risk of anovulatory cycles; however, many women who smoke cigarettes continue to have regular periods. Smoking causes many other health problems. Read more...

Why and how does stress cause a missed period?

Unknown . The reason is unknown, but the hormone cycle that happens is sensitive, and can easily be thrown off. Stress hormones influence the release of the hormones from the brain that control the cycle, but why and how it happens is not known. Read more...