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Dark brown black discharge before period

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Brown = blood: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Do a pregnancy test: You missed your period, the first thing i suggest is to do an inhome pregnancy test.If there is still any discharge or if it recurs and pregnancy test... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Jaramillo
A Verified Doctoranswered
16 years experience
Yes: It will take a while for the inside lining of the uterus to normalize. See your doctor if you experience pain, fever or foul smelling discharge.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Crabb
Obstetrics & Gynecology 46 years experience
Not related: Flagystatin is used to treat infections and should not have any effect on menses. Please see you gynecologist to make sure nothing else is wrong.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Irregular bleeding ?: Bleeding at irregular intervals, with intermittent "spotting" may occur with delayed or absent ovulation ( polycystic ovarian syndrome), fibroid tumor... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Normal side effect: Irregular or reduced bleeding is a common side effect of hormonal contraceptive pills. As your body gets accustomed to the new levels of estrogen and ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Pregnant? : Best to check a home pregnancy test to be sure you're not pregnant.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Uterine lining: The uterus sheds its lining every month. Depending on your hormone levels sometimes women have dark brown spotting or small clots prior to have brigh... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Dark period: It could sometimes there is variation in the period, it could start dark and go to regular bleeding. If it persists for more that 102 days check a ur... Read More