East Lansing, MI
A 18-year-old female asked:
My last few periods have been dark brown at the start and are usually red. been on birth control since march. is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
See details: Birth control pills will usually change the appearance of your menstrual flow. Typically, it becomes lighter, shorter, and darker. Many woman get very light brown staining. I have patients that get no visible bleeding. If there are no other symptoms, I would not be concerned with it.
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016
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