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A 20-year-old female asked:

Bleeding for 15 weeks after birth and contraceptive injection was given tranexamic acid but now im heavier im on iron and folic acid was low what now?

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Dr. Justin Diedrich
Gynecology 14 years experience
A few things : 1. The bleeding this far out is normal after the Depo-Provera shot. 2. Heavier bleeding is normal because you're due for the next shot. 3. You're on iron post partum because you probably are anemic. 4. Frolic acid? Probably just a good idea. Good luck!

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