Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Reproductive toxicity

Reproductive toxicity: Introduction

Reproductive toxicity: Exposure to various chemicals can negatively affect the human reproductive system. The severity of the adverse affect varies depending on the chemical, the level of exposure, sex and individual sensitivity to the chemical. Effects on the female reproductive systems due to toxicity includes menstrual problems, altered sexual behavior, infertility, altered puberty onset, altered length of pregnancy, lactation problems, altered menopause onset and pregnancy outcome. Effects on the male reproductive system include altered sexual behavior, altered fertility and problems with sperm shape or count. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Reproductive toxicity is available below.

Symptoms of Reproductive toxicity

Treatments for Reproductive toxicity

  • Exposure avoidance including strategies such as public education for the public and pregnant mothers, legislation to ban teratogenic agents, research and warnings on medications, and appropriate workplace strategies to minimise exposure for workers at risk
  • Avoidance, cessation or reduction of potentially harmful medications in or prior to pregnancy
  • Management of sub-fertility and spontaneous abortion
  • Surveillance and appropriate obstetric management of pregnancies where the fetus has been exposed to potentially teratogenic agents
  • Appropriate neonatal and ongoing surveillance and care for affected babies and children
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Reproductive toxicity:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Reproductive toxicity?

Types of Reproductive toxicity

Causes of Reproductive toxicity

Read more about causes of Reproductive toxicity.

More information about causes of Reproductive toxicity:

Reproductive toxicity: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Reproductive toxicity

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or more »

Reproductive toxicity: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Reproductive toxicity: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Reproductive toxicity

Medical research articles related to Reproductive toxicity include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Reproductive toxicity: Animations

Research about Reproductive toxicity

Visit our research pages for current research about Reproductive toxicity treatments.

Reproductive toxicity: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Reproductive toxicity, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Reproductive toxicity Info

More information about Reproductive toxicity

  1. Reproductive toxicity: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise