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Bleeding 10 Days Before Period Is Due
I had sex 14 days ago. slight bleeding 10 days before period is due, not even heavy enough for a pad. can i be pregnant?
Yes, you can be: If you and him are healthy and you had unprotected sex, you may be or will be pregnant. Consider having a pregnancy test then be safe. If negative, consult your gynecologist regarding an intrauterine device (IUD) or a subdermal implant which are the most effective methods to prevent an unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more
Very light bleeding/spotting 10 days before period is due. Unprotected sex without ejaculation 5 days before the bleeding. What does this mean?
It could be : Implantation bleeding. Do a pregnancy test if u miss your period.Best wishes! http://www.Ehow.Com/facts_5121686_midcycle-spotting.Html. ...Read more
Yes: I'm unaware of the frequency of implantation bleeding but the time table described would fit fairly well in this situation. ...Read more
Had d and c, polyp removal may 15. Had 2 normal periods since. Now bleeding extremely heavy with lrg clots, 10 days before period is due. Be worried?
No: But if the bleeding continues call your doctor. ...Read more
Less likely : Implantation occurs about a week before the period starts. 2 days is little early for implantation bleeding. ...Read more
Could be normal: It's not terribly unusual to have occasional irregularity in bleeding cycles. I wouldn't worry if this is a rare event. I suspect your regular cycle will occur soon. ...Read more
Can implantation bleeding occur 2 days before period is due? And, can it be accompanied with period like symptoms?
Implantation: Implantation doesn't usually cause bleeding and when it does - it is usually a drop or two of blood. Wrong timing. ...Read more
I had a few drops of blood 4 days before period is due, is this my period or implantation bleeding?
HPT: This may just be a bit of bleeding starting early for your period. However, if you have been sexually active - you can take home pregnancy test. ...Read more
Im on birth control and four days before period is due i started bleeding and have clumping also. Is this normal?
Can be normal: If you didn't miss any pills then you probably have breakthrough bleeding. If you have been on the pill for at least three months and this is happening repeatedly, then change to a different formulation, perhaps one with a higher estrogen level. For more info www.Askyourgynecologist.Org. ...Read more
What is the meaning for bleeding 3 days before period is due ? Not on birth control and have been active ... Period is always regular ....
Normal variation: Likely just a normal variation in the timing of your period. ...Read more
TTC for one and a half years nw period has always been regular 31 day cycle why am i bleeding (light pink) no cramps etc 5 days before period is due?
Might be ok: Hopefully you are taking a basal body temperture every morning before you get out of bed and have detected a biphasic shift indicating ovulation. if you are ovulating alright, everything is fine. The light pink is just an indication that you aren't pregnant or have inadequate progesterone for the late cycle, so get some light bleeding. ...Read more
Having light red/dark bleeding which began 5 days before period is due and is ongoing. My breasts are extremely tender. Could I still be pregnant?
Pregnancy?: Bleeding prior to a period with unprotected sex can occur with implantation of a fertilized egg, so yes, you could be pregnant. To be sure, obtain a serum HCG (quantitative) test , especially if the bleeding continues, since pregnancy outside the uterus could be the cause. If positive see your healthcare provider for an ultrasound exam and other testing. ...Read more
Headaches, back pain, cramping, bleeding 2 weeks before period is due. Forgot to take the pill for 3 days after i had sex. What could it be?
Many possibilities: See an ob/gyn doctor and be examined. ...Read more
Light bleeding 1 week before period is due the bleeding isn't constant and I don't need to use anything ?
Problem: Menstrual bleeding of any kind should never last for more than 7 days. Any bleeding whether light spotting or normal flow is counted and therefore is indicating that a problem is present. Polyps, abnormal pap smears, ovarian cysts, infections, fibroids, hormone imbalance and other problems could be the cause. Women with this problem should be seen by a gynecologist. ...Read more
No: implantation bleeding is a light spotting that typically occurs between six and 10 weeks of gestation ...Read more
Bleeding like a period 2weeks before period is due..I take birth control consistantly so not sure why this is happening?!
Breakthrough: bleeding. Call your gyn. You may need different bcp. which has different amount of hormon combinations. ...Read more
Is 2 drops of red blood spotting normal 2days before period is due? This is first time,i normally have brown bleeding a day earlier&then period.
Causes of bleeding before period is due and then 2 weeks later bleeding again. I'm not pregnant, so what could cause this? Been under lots of stress.
Treatment options : The cause of the heavy periods is not something we can always answer. There are lots of treatment options you can discuss with your doctor. Lysteda is a nonhormone medication designed for heavy periods. Some benefit from birth control pills, patch or nuvaring. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can stop your period in some cases. Consider an endometrial ablation if you are done having children. ...Read more