Posted by: Anon | 2013/02/08

Bipolar meds and period

I am also bipolar (I have a relapse at least once a year so am on strong medication)
Tegretol CR200
Etomine 40 mg twice a day
Rivotril 2mg one at night
Camcolit 400 mg per day
Venlor 150mg once a day
Venlor 75mg once a day
Trazadone 100mg 2 at night
Pur bloka 10mg 3 times a day
Purata 30 mg 3 times a day

My gynae reckons that is why I no longer have a period even though I am on Ginette (my lining is also very thin)

Which of tese meds cause my period to stay away and what are the concequences? I am only 30 years old

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A number of these could cause absent periods. These include Tegretol,Rivotril, Camcolit, Trzadone. However, this is not of any significance unless you wish to fall pregnant.
Best wishes

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