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Have dark brown discharge two days after period ends and continuing for about five days now. Usually the discharge lasts for one or two days the most?

Have dark brown discharge two days after period ends and continuing for about five days now. Usually the discharge lasts for one or two days the most?

Normal: The brown discharge is just broken down blood cells. At the end of your period, as the bleeding slows down blood stays in the vagina and starts to break down causing the brown discharge. If there is no burning, pain or itching then do not worry this is normal. ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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Brown discharge a couple days after period ends?

Brown discharge a couple days after period ends?

Normal: Breakthrough bleeding (brown or red) is common and is typically due to changes in hormones (estrogen and progesterone) and your cycle. If it persists or bothers you, make an appointment with your gynecologist to discuss options including birth control pills which can help to regulate a cycle. Other reasons could be thyroid issues, weight (thin/heavy) making lining of uterus unstable. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Light brown discharge 5-6 days after period ends. Lasts 1 or 2 days. Same days every month. Not enough discharge for a panty liner. I'm 39. Hormones?

Light brown discharge 5-6 days after period ends. Lasts 1 or 2 days. Same days every month. Not enough discharge for a panty liner. I'm 39. Hormones?

Could be: The slight bleeding may be due to a drop in hormones at mid-cycle.
Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Why am I having brown discharge 5 days after period?

Why am I having brown discharge 5 days after period?

Implantation: Brown discharge a few days after your period is normal for most people. When this discharge occurs more than 7 days after your period, however, this is when you should see your doctor. In some cases, brown spotting days after your period can be a sign of pregnancy. This brown discharge is also referred to as implantation bleeding. Your doctor will test for pregnancy and other things if necessary. ...Read more

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What could brown discharge 8 days after period mean?

What could brown discharge 8 days after period mean?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood. These could be due to imbalances of your hormones. Take care. ...Read more

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What could brown discharge 14 days after period mean?

What could brown discharge 14 days after period mean?

Brown = old blood: 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. Brown simply indicates old blood and is normal. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What is causing brown discharge six days after period ended? 37 never had children and want them...

What is causing brown discharge six days after period ended? 37 never had children and want them...

Brown = old blood: 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. Brown simply indicates old blood and is normal. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I have stillbrown discharge after period and its long two days not very much but not little. How long brown discharge last? Is that worry things?

I have stillbrown discharge after period and its long two days not very much but not little. How long brown discharge last? Is that worry things?

Brown discharge: Indicates there is old blood in it. In general it is very common and nothing to worry about. If it associated with other symptoms such as itching, odor, pain, fever, or it persists you should schedule an exam. If you are sexually active you need regular exams and STD screens. ...Read more

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Brown discharge? No odor, no pain. Started 3 days after period ended & has continued for over a week now. Period expected in roughly 14 days. Help!?

Brown discharge? No odor, no pain. Started 3 days after period ended & has continued for over a week now. Period expected in roughly 14 days. Help!?

You need an exam: If you were my pt is boca raton, fl, I would do an exam, cultures and blood work and an ultrasound, as you may have an infection, or it may be spotting from your hormones not being regulated, assuming you have a neg preg test if you are sexually active, or u could have an fibroid or endometrial polyp or other causes, assuming you have insurance all of these tests should be covered. ...Read more

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3-4 days ago I woke in the nite 2 brown discharge enough 2 soak panties not normal b4/after period. Period nxt week not takin oc nvr have what is it?

3-4 days ago I woke in the nite 2 brown discharge enough 2 soak panties not normal b4/after period. Period nxt week not takin oc nvr have what is it?

Breakthrough: This sounds like breakthrough bleeding, and I'm sorry you're going through this. Breakthrough bleeding can be common and this brown discharge is just old blood. Nothing to worry about, nothing with your body is necessarily wrong. If bothers you, can consider taking birth control pills to help regulate cycle. But otherwise, this is likely not to occur regularly. If it does, see a gynecolgoist. ...Read more

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50 days since last period. Light brown discharge 2 weeks after period. Negative test result. What could be the problem?

50 days since last period. Light brown discharge 2 weeks after period. Negative test result. What could be the problem?

Many possibilities: There are many reasons why you may miss a menses. Despite a negative pregnancy test, you could still be pregnant. To be certain, consider having a more sensitive pregnancy test called a quantitative beta HCG by a medical provider.
Other reasons for missing a menses could be stress, missing an ovulation, new medications, weight loss or weight gain, travel, or an underlying illness. ...Read more

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I'm having brown discharge for the past 2 days. 2-3 weeks after period. I had unprotected sex 4-5 days ago if that matters. What could be wrong?

I'm having brown discharge for the past 2 days. 2-3 weeks after period. I had unprotected sex 4-5 days ago if that matters. What could be wrong?

Get tested for STD: If you had unprotected sex, this brown discharge could be a sign of a sexually transmitted disease. You need to have a pelvic exam with swabs to test you for this. Treatment would be with antibiotics which are necessary to avoid the long term complications of an untreated std. It can cause infertility, so get tested. ...Read more

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I started my period then it ended a and then a week later I had brown discharge and I did have sex 3 days after period ended?

I started my period then it ended a and then a week later I had brown discharge and I did have sex 3 days after period ended?

Brown = old blood: Brown is just old blood left over from your period. Consider birth control to regulate your cycle and to prevent an unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more

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Brown discharge a day after period?

Probably normal: One day of brown spotting after a period is normal. It should not be black discharge and should not be heavy. Multiple days of tail end brown bleeding is not normal but may still be difficult to diagnose and treat. ...Read more

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I have brown discharge two weeks after period?

I have brown discharge two weeks after period?

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. ...Read more

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What is brown discharge after period caused by?

See below: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Obtain a home pregnancy test. They become positive at about the time you're ready to start your next expected period. If i's negative, repeat in a week and call your doctor. ...Read more