A 18-year-old member asked:
is it normal to have a brown discharge before and after your period?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Wayne Ingram answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The brown vaginal discharge is usually old red blood cells and tissue that has degraded to that color. It is more prevalent in paients who take oral contraceptives because the lining of the womb(endometrium) is very thin.
Answered on Nov 22, 2015
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