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I recently started bleeding after intercourse. Is that normal?

I recently started bleeding after intercourse. Is that normal?

No: Vaginal infection, chlamydia. Gonnorhea, polyps, are some possiblities. ...Read more

Bleeding After Intercourse (Definition)

Bleeding after intercourse is bleeding from the vagina when a woman is not menstruating and is often painless. The most common cause is bleeding from the cervix and can be accompanied by some vaginal infections which cause cervicitis (inflammation of the cervix). Other causes include polyps (small growths) on the cervix or abnormal growths in ...Read more


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I finished my period six days ago and have started bleeding again, no sexual intercourse during this time, is it normal to bleed after six days?

I finished my period six days ago and have started bleeding again, no sexual intercourse during this time, is it normal to bleed after six days?

Depends: It depends on if this was actually your period or due to some other gyn issue like fibroids. If the blood was dark or brown maybe your period. If not see a gyn md if it was bright red and happens often. ...Read more

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I had sexual intercourse four days ago and im still bleeding is this normal?

I had sexual intercourse four days ago and im still bleeding is this normal?

See you gyne : Please see your gynecologist. Bleeding fours days after intercourse seems excessive. Need a pelvic exam to determine the cause. Also get checked for platelets count PT and PTT level. Assuming you have no underlying bleeding disorder or liver disease. ...Read more

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I have a birth control pill left but I've started bleeding already? Is this normal? It started after I had sex yesterday?

I have a birth control pill left but I've started bleeding already? Is this normal? It started after I had sex yesterday?

Post-coital spotting: Spotting & irregular periods are very common in young women. As long as you take your birth control pills as directed at the same time every day (within an hour or so daily), you should be protected from getting pregnant. Spotting is thus just a bother. Post-coital spotting should be evaluated at least once to be sure there's nothing else going on eg injury, infection, abnormal growth/irritation ...Read more

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I had sex during my period. I was lightly bleeding and now i'm heavily bleeding shortly after sex. What does this means and is it bad?

I had sex during my period. I was lightly bleeding and now i'm heavily bleeding shortly after sex. What does this means and is it bad?

Probably fine: During sex, the uterus contracts, especially with orgasm. This gives an extra push to the blood & tissue inside the uterus. The period may end a little early or get lighter as it ends. If the abnormal bleeding pattern continues, it's best to seek care. Is some cases bleeding will be from a tissue tear, small non-cancerous polyp on the cervix or an infection. There are a few other causes. ...Read more

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My period finished 5 days ago and I am bleeding again and it is quite heavy? I recently had an abortion too is this normal?

My period finished 5 days ago and I am bleeding again and it is quite heavy? I recently had an abortion too is this normal?

Menses irregular: This may or may not be something severe. If your bleeding stops would wait until you see what happens next month. If you continue to bleed heavily then see a gynecologist and get examined. ...Read more

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I have been on Depoprovera for 3 weeks. I started my period the day after and I've had normal to light bleeding since. Is this normal?

I have been on Depoprovera for 3 weeks. I started my period the day after and I've had normal to light bleeding since. Is this normal?

Generally yes: This is a common response to Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) use particularly at the start. You may bleed everyday for a month or two without concern though it is frustrating. You will likely lose less blood than a normal me atrial cycle. You started the shot at just the right time. If the flow increases significantly or you become dizzy, lightheaded or weak present to your doctor or ER but this is very unlikely. ...Read more

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I had sex the day before my period started and I bleed a little is that normal?

Possibly: Vaginal bleeding can occur after intercourse if the tissue gets irritated from friction. Have an exam with a doctor if bleeding becomes too heavy, if you miss a period, or if you get discharge that continues or is associated with itching, burning, odor, or fever ...Read more

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I have been having constant light period bleeding for 10 days...Is this normal? I have been constantly light bleeding from my vagina since march 18, and it has not been normal period bleeding. This has never happened to me before. I have been getting con

I have been having constant light period bleeding for 10 days...Is this normal? I have been constantly light bleeding from my vagina since march 18, and it has not been normal period bleeding. This has never happened to me before. I have been getting con

If : If there is any chance you could be pregnant, then please take a pregnancy test. Spotting can occur during both normal and abnormal pregnancies. If you are pregnant, then you would need to be seen. Spotting can also occur from weight gain, loss, stress on the body, or just a light period. If it continues you will need to discuss this with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I had a abortion with the pill 2 weeks ago and bleeding stopped. Had sex the other day and i started bleeding again. Is this normal?

I had a abortion with the pill 2 weeks ago and bleeding stopped. Had sex the other day and i started bleeding again.  Is this normal?

Birth control : Are you on birth control now? Please do not have sex after your abortion until you start birth control. Your cycle cycle will take 2 to 6 weeks to go back to normal after the termination. ...Read more

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2 weeks ago i had my normal cycle, today i am bleeding again. I have not had intercourse in well over a month. Is this normal?

2 weeks ago i had my normal cycle, today i am bleeding again. I have not had intercourse in well over a month. Is this normal?

See a gynecologist. : It depends on a number of things such as your age and prior menstrual history. There are many causes for irregular periods. Therefore I would recommend you get a full evaluation by a gynecologist. ...Read more

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I have been in the pill for 3 weeks had sex once unprotected now have had breakthrough bleeding started out brown now red and cramps is thS normal?

I have been in the pill for 3 weeks had sex once unprotected now have had breakthrough bleeding started out brown now red and cramps is thS normal?

No: You may have UTI or pelvic infection going on.OC'sespecially when you start could cause some spotting.Keep taking the pills and see your provider for the other complaints. ...Read more

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