A 21-year-old member asked:
stopping continuous birth control pills for period.. brown discharge and spotting on week off? normal?
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Dr. Kirstie Cunningham answered
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If you stop continuous birth control pills, you will have a withdrawal bleed and may experience a full 'period ' or spotting. The effect is similar to taking the placebo week in a pill pack.
Answered on Aug 9, 2019
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