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kidney infection delaying period.

hi, i was diagnosed with a kidney infection on the first of january, and given 500mg of Cefradine for ten days. i took the recommended dose religiously, i was due my period last wednesday but it hasnt come yet. i took a home pregnancy test on monday which came back negative. my period is 8 days late now and im just wondering on whether the kidney infection of anti-biotic could delay my cycle.
Asked On : Fri, 15 Jan 2010
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Hi.. Stress and infection are known to cause delayed peroids.. It could be the infection which itself is delaying your peroids.. The definite method of ruling out pregnancy is by a scan, a vaginal ultrasound scan. You can consider this option if you have been sexually active and want to rule the possibility of pregnancy completely...

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