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A 43-year-old female asked:

I started the birth control tablet, zoely, 6 weeks ago, as prescribed by my gynaecologist. i do a have a fybroid. i have not stopped bleeding since my last menstrual cycle. what could be wrong?

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Dr. Aseem Balhara
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Irregular bleeding : Spotting and irregular bleeding can be common for the first few months after initiating birth control. Please discuss your discomfort and amount of bleeding with your gynecologist who is most aware of your full medical history.
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