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A 23-year-old female asked:

Vaginal bleeding and spotting for 6 days. strong colicos. the bleeding started in the morning and i took my last birth control pill on the night of that day. at the beginning of the bleeding there were still almost two weeks left for my period

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
When stopping: birth control hormones, the transition sometimes causes irregular bleeding, particularly if periods were irregular prior to starting the birth control method. See your doctor if the bleeding is heavy or continues.

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