Effect of antibiotics on periods - Online Doctor Chats
User : hi can i ask a quick question about menstrual cycles
User : hello?
Doctor : yes
Doctor : please proceed
User : can antibiotics affect your period?
Doctor : can u tell me the antibiotics u were on?
User : i was on a z-pack and ammoxicillian
User : within 2-3 weeks of each other
Doctor : no nothin to worry i would say
User : my period has not been normal for the past two months and i thought maybe they had an effect since antibiotics lessen the pill
Doctor : ok
Doctor : do u have any other symptom
User : no, just an abnormal period. i take birth control for pcos and have normal periods with the pill. i have not missed a pill ever and take it at the same time daily. i cant figure out why my period has changed
Doctor : it can happen in case of pelvic inflammatory disease
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