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A 19-year-old female asked:

I've been off the depo shot for two months now and i have unprotected sex&now i'm spotting dark brown&light red but more dark brown. it's been 5 days?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Irregular bleeding: 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 problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.

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Last updated Mar 7, 2018

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