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I have brown discharge before period?

I have brown discharge before period?

Brown discharge: Is likely to be old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of your uterus and is likely to be the beginning of your period.

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Is brown discharge before period normal? I had my period last month and since then I only had protected sex.

Is brown discharge before period normal? I had my period last month and since then I only had protected sex.

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.

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Dark brown discharge before period starts, lots of cramping and two Negative pregnancy test. Is this normal?

Dark brown discharge before period starts, lots of cramping and two Negative pregnancy test. Is this normal?

Yes: Your symptoms seem to be within the normal range and consistent with residual shedding of the endometrial/uterine lining.

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Brown discharge 17Days before period, what does this mean? Had "some" sex during fertile window if that matters.

Brown discharge 17Days before period, what does this mean? Had "some" sex during fertile window if that matters.

Brown = 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. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle.

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Brown discharge 2weeks before period and had a light period for a day. I am on the pill and forgot one tablet this month. Is this normal?

Brown discharge 2weeks before period and had a light period for a day. I am on the pill and forgot one tablet this month. Is this normal?

Breakthrough bleed: Sounds like breakthrough bleeding which occurs when you have bleeding at unscheduled times while on the pill. Brown is simply old blood that has been sitting at the back of the vagina. Often things get back to normal the next cycle. If not then schedule a visit to discuss changing brands or changing birth control methods. This is very common. Other than being annoying it is not dangerous.

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Why have had I had brown discharge before my period for months?

Why have had I had brown discharge before my period for months?

Brown Blood: Brown blood is always a sign of old blood. More than likely if you convert to birth control pills this will disappear.

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Is it normal to have brown discharge before ur period?

Is it normal to have brown discharge before ur period?

It can be: Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. This may be the start of your period. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation.

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Is it normal to have a brown discharge before your period?

Is it normal to have a brown discharge before your period?

Brown Blood: Brown blood is always a sign of old blood. More than likely if you convert to birth control pills this will disappear.

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What does it mean if you have a brown discharge before your period?

A brown discharge: Is usually old, deoxygenated blood. There may just be a bit of hormone imbalance.

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Thick brown discharge before my period?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood ; may be seen after the period. In this case, it might be the start of your period.

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I didn't have the brown discharge before my period this month? Is that normal?

I didn't have the brown discharge before my period this month? Is that normal?

Yes: It's very common to have some mild differences from month to month regarding the type and amount of blood. It's nothing to worry about. Sometimes if the period is much shorter and lighter than typical, running a pregnancy test may be a good idea if that is a possibility.

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I've been having brown discharge before my period. This is abnormal for me. Possible causes?

I've been having brown discharge before my period. This is abnormal for me. Possible causes?

This might be the: Start of your period. The brown discharge is likely to be older, deoxygenated blood being cleaned from the uterus.

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I had pale pink spot and brown discharge before a period?

I had pale pink spot and brown discharge before a period?

What day?: A slight bloody discharge at mid-period may be due to hormonal imbalance. If the symptoms persists, it would be prudent to treat it as abnormal bleeding and have it evaluated by your doctor.