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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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What can cause me to be spotting 6 days before period?

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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What can cause me to be spotting 6 days before period?
Dr. Tonga Nfor
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Spotting (Definition)

Spotting (vaginal spotting) is a symptom in which a woman has light bleeding from the vagina between menstrual cycles. Spotting is usually very light and may be just a ...Read more


Dr. Mary David
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Saw brown stain spotting 6 days before period is that sign pregnency ?

Dr. Mary David
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Saw brown stain spotting 6 days before period is that sign pregnency 
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No necessarily: While it could be, it is more suggestive of an infection or even possibly a luteal phase deficiency. If you miss your period do a pregnancy test to know more. ...Read more

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Dr. Tonga Nfor
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Dr. David Lemme
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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Spotting in jan cycle, 5 days before period and now spotting 6 days before period in feb cycle. experiencing clotting. pregnant or something else?

Dr. David Lemme
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Spotting in jan cycle, 5 days before period and now spotting 6 days  before period in feb cycle.  experiencing clotting. pregnant or something else?

Probably not preg: When the progesterone level is insufficient the uterus will begin to break down and bleed prematurely... before menses is supposed to started. If you are trying to get pregnant, this is just a nuisance. If you do not desire pregancy, using birth control pills, even a progesterone only pill can help to resolve the symptoms. ...Read more

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Dr. Maritza Baez
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Spotting 6 days before period am i pregnant?

Dr. Maritza Baez
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Spotting 6 days before period am i pregnant?
Dr. Tonga Nfor
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Dr. Stephen Richards
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Light pink spotting 6 days before period. Typically regular. I take trinessa the same time every night. Been on birth control for 10 yrs. Pregnant?

Dr. Stephen Richards
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Light pink spotting 6 days before period. Typically regular.  I take trinessa the same time every night. Been on birth control for 10 yrs. Pregnant?

Spotting: That can happen. You've done good if hasn't happened before in ten yrs. If you missed any pills, get a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Dr. Mary Margaret ONeill
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Very light brownish spotting 6 days before period. On birth control pills. Havent missed one. Start period this sunday. What is the spotting?

Dr. Mary Margaret ONeill
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Very light brownish spotting 6 days before period. On birth control pills. Havent missed one. Start period this sunday. What is the spotting?

BTB: Did you miss any pills or take them late? Have you been on other medicines, especially antibiotics? Have you been sick, nausea or diarrhea? Do you have a vaginal infection? Lots of things, or nothing, can lead to irregular bleeding on the birth control pill. Usually the next cycle will be better and pregnancy is unlikely, but condoms are always a good idea. ...Read more

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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I started spotting 6 days before expected period(april 6) and still sporting today. I an feeling sick to stomach akk the time and stomach feels weird?

Dr. Peter Baumann
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I started spotting 6 days before expected period(april 6) and still sporting today. I an feeling sick to stomach akk the time and stomach feels weird?

Pregnancy test: Feeling sick to your stomach and the spotting that you report can be signs of pregnancy. The fact that your last menstrual period was on time does not preclude that you were pregnant at that time already. You may want to do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
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What does pink spotting 6 days before my period mean? Is it possible i'm pregnant?

Dr. Jeff Livingston
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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What does pink spotting 6 days before my period mean? Is it possible i'm pregnant?

Check a pregnancy test: Pregnancy tests are very reliable and available at any pharmacy. In just a few minutes you'll have the answer and you won't have to stress out about this question. ...Read more

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Dr. Kevin Daus
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Had a period on 4/21, then unprotected sex on 5/12(no ejeculation inside). Period on 5/20 and now spotting 6 days before I should start period. Help!?

Dr. Kevin Daus
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Possible Pregnancy: Go get a urine pregnancy test and put your scare to rest. Repeat it in one week. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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