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How To Stop Brown Discharge
Jul 21-Last period. Aug 5-Started Microgestin. Am taking first 2 packs of active pills consecutively. Skipped Fe pills. How to stop brown discharge?
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
Get it diagnosed: First, you need to get the discharge diagnosed. Once the reason for the discharge is found, the cure would then be forthcoming and hopefully the discharge will then be gone. Best wishes. ...Read more
How do you get the brown discharge from nexaplon to stop? It has been constant for a while now and becoming costly in feminie hygine products.
I started taking microlite in december, but have had brown discharge & spotting ever since? What can I do to stop this??
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
Old blood: It is old decomposing blood and endometrial tissue. ...Read more
Can be normal: Check with your doctor to evaluate for possible infection ...Read more
Hello, I've had the Nexplanon for. Years now. But I keep getting brown discharge or spotting non stop it will mot go away. Is this normal?
I've always been irregular with my periods and this month of March I had brown discharge for the entire month non stop and its making me worried?
Irregular period: 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
I've had Nexplanon since March of this year, and have had nonstop brown discharge ever since. I'm aware that it's old blood, but when will it stop?
I took Plan B 7 days ago & expecting tom my mens due. Had unprotected sex. I have brown discharge and it stop. Should I take plan b? Am I at risk?
Will not help: Morning after or plan b pill, averts ovulation (stops) and prevent pregnancy, once fertilizes will not cause abortion, it is most effective immediately. Once pregnant need ru 486 (mifepristone) the abortion pill blocks Progesterone, & terminates early pregnancy, if you are please see your doctor for a meaningful decision, you will need help from your family also ...Read more
Should I overlap my new pill with current, or should I wait til my cycle more regular and start fresh? (to help stop brown discharge) depo>cerazette
I was taking birthcontrol kept getting a brown discharge so I stop taking iit the discharge reduced but sometimes I get clot stretchy brown stuff? Help
Can be normal: Ovulation discharge is normal and experienced by large numbers of women. During ovulation you may see changes in the color and consistency of vaginal discharge. Menstrual irregularities are also quite common and can be caused by a wide variety of factors. If you have no other symptoms and this does not occur regularly would not worry. ...Read more
I took provera (medroxyprogesterone) 7/10 days. My dr said to stop taking it because of symptoms I had. Started having brown discharge today. Is this normal & is this cd1?
Subsequent to my period I always get brown discharge and it last about 2 days. Is there any way I can stop it sooner?
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. 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
Hi I have recently finished my period and am now having a really gross smelling brown discharge coming out. How can I stop it?
Malodorous discharge: Make sure there is not a forgotten tampon and get checked for possible bacterial infection. ...Read more
What does it mean when I have a light pink then brown discharge then really light period for 4 days then stops? I am on a swim team
I had a miscarriage on 4/5/15 an bleed for a week or so and ever since have had a brown discharge what is it from and will it stop?
I put myself on a pill and after my period IV been brown discharge for around 2 weeks now. What dose this mean? How can I stop it?
Breakthrough bleedin: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
I have brown discharge - I haven't had my weeks break between contraceptive pill. If I continue to take them next month will this stop?
Yes: If you haven't missed any pills, then this hormonal withdrawal bleeding will stop. ...Read more
Bloody discharge I have been having brown discharge, now it has turned into a bloody discharge. My period shouldn't be here for another week. Is this normal? What can I do to stop it?
This: This may be due to ovulatory dysfunction (you ovulated later than expected or didn't ovulate this month). You can often control the bleeding with supplemental hormones most often in the form of birth control pills. Other options are progestins like Provera (medroxyprogesterone) to initially stabilize the lining and then synchronize the shedding. ...Read more