Doctor Q&A for Dr. Timothy Brown

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
"safe" is relative: Since it sounds like you are talking about what we refer to the "morning after pill", taking more pills is not harmful and may provide some additional ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably unrelated: It is not clear from your description what this may be but it is not something that we associate with IUD use. If this continues to be a problem you ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No harm: The antibiotic will not be less effective because of the pill. While the antibiotic can potentially decrease the effectiveness of the pill this is not ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Limited information : From your question I am guessing you are usually regular and you are only somewhat late and you otherwise have no symptoms. The home tests are quite r ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not : It is premature to draw any conclusions but the concern is low. You don’t say when you are expecting your period, the bleeding you describe is minimal ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not a concern : When your period is light it will be longer before you notice it and the blood will be darker. Menstrual flow can change a lot from month to month, bu ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Risks are low: The worst that you are likely to experience is very heavy bleeding and severe cramping for an hour or so. If it lasts longer than that or the bleeding ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Small pustule: Sebaceous cysts, essentially small pimples, can occasionally get inflamed and infected and then swell and drain, or their are occasionally skin condit ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It’s unpredictable : Assuming you feel well, have no fever, and do not develop extremely heavy bleeding, it is likely that you can avoid a D&C. While generally it may ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Misunderstood tests: Menopause is not diagnosed based on high FSH and LH levels, but low levels can rule it out. As you get older the ovaries become increasingly resistant ... Read More
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