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Does Omnacortil cause delayed periods?

Hi...i have gone through some skin disease so doctor prescribed me omnacortil 10 for 20 days of taking 2 pills daily.....i started taking bt after 2 days i felt sudden urine urge after every 10 min so i stopped taking it....i had a due date of period on 10th may bt i havent got ma period is this because of d medicine or may be i am pregnant??? Plz help me....i m married for 4 yrs and is trying to concieve frm last 3 yrs....
Tue, 25 Sep 2018
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Omnacortil is a steroid drug and it will not cause delayed periods.

You can go for a urine pregnancy test to check whether you are pregnant or not.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Shinas Hussain,
General & Family Physician
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