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Took Plan B in august , light period 3 weeks later, no period since, had uti, treated w/ omnicef, (cefdinir) now bloody, brown&gray discharge. What could it be?

Took Plan B in august , light period 3 weeks later, no period since, had uti, treated w/ omnicef, (cefdinir) now bloody, brown&gray discharge. What could it  be?

Please see ob/gyn : Please see your gynecologist right away. Plan b is high dose oral contraceptive (hormones) that cause a spontaneous abortion. It may not have done a complete job. Coupled with two courses of antibiotics for urinary tract infection- you should see your provider soon. ...Read more

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Last period 3 days very light, next period 3 weeks late. Pregnancy symptoms but test negative but spotting when pressure placed on abdomen?

Last period 3 days very light, next period 3 weeks late. Pregnancy symptoms but test negative but spotting when pressure placed on abdomen?

Trust the test : Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. Irregular periods are very common. ...Read more

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Very light spotting period for three weeks now, should I be concerned?

Very light spotting period for three weeks now, should I be concerned?

Depends if pregnant: Cause for concern is very dependent on whether you are or may be pregnant. If you are pregnant then spotty bleeding is not normal and you should see your doctor. If you are not pregnant then there are a variety of reasons you may be spotting. If you are still having periods then spotting can be due to hormone changes or fibroids. Usually this improves with time. See your doctor if it does not. ...Read more

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I'm 18, not sexually active, light brown abnormal period 3 weeks late, haven't had a normal period in 2 months, under a lot of stress, very concerned?

I'm 18, not sexually active, light brown abnormal period 3 weeks late, haven't had a normal period in 2 months, under a lot of stress, very concerned?

Irregular periods: 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