A 22-year-old female asked:
I take apr birth control but ive missed the white sugar pills at the end of the pack last month and all july when i started i had no period i was exhausting the use of plan bs for 3 months i sought out help but now during intimacy i bleed why? help?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Reviewed Sep 09, 2021
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Regardless of the stated use of oral bcp's (incl. "Plan B's"), bleeding during or after intercourse is generally b/c of inflammation of the cervix. See your GYN physician, as a simple cryo or cautery can treat the inflammation, and normal mucosal cells will reform the cervical area.
Answered Sep 14, 2021
Last updated Sep 14, 2021
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