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Thick Dark Brown Discharge Before Period
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I'm noticing thick dark brown discharge whenever I wipe since a week before my period is due. I haven't had my period yet. What could it be?
I am really confused, I just got a really thick dark brown discharge and my period is not for a next 2 weeks, should I be concerned?
Have to see gyn doct: You see now or wait for next period to see it disappears, if still persists see your gyn doctor.See 1 more doctor answer
Had unprotected sex dec 31 took Plan B jan 3 got my period on the 8 but had a thick dark brown discharge?
Gonna b a: Little different after Plan B because the hormone changes the uterine lining and alters the flow. Should normalize.
10 days before my period. Had a thick dark red discharge when I wiped. Then it stopped. Now I have light brown discharge.?
Discharge: Discharge can vary in color and thickness during your cycle. Brown discharge could be infection, be from past bleeding. Bleeding in between periods could be due to many things and should be evaluated by your obgyn.
Took Plan B week before period. Light brown discharge on day of period. Today 3rd day has become a little darker and a lot more. Preg or period?
Take a test.: If this doesn't sort itself out, you will undoubtedly want to take a pregnancy test. Don't just assume that because you have taken plan b, you couldn't possibly be pregnant. While Plan B is safe and helpful, it might be time to get on a regular birth control method. Who needs the stress? Lgromkomd.See 1 more doctor answer
Used spermicide film first time this month for fooling around, having dark brown discharge 5 days before period. No sex this month, film failed? Preg?
Do pregnancy test: Have to check for infections with culture and do pregnancy test to ascertain of not pregnant. Good luck and be cautious thenafter.
It's also 8 months that I have dark brown discharge before and after period? Is it dangerouse for my health?
Brown = Blood: A normal period lasts seven days or less. If you're having old brown blood before and after your period, then it's probably lasting more than seven days? I generally recommend seeing a doctor for an examination and possibly an ultrasound to check on this type of problem.
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.
Please tell me why im having dark brown discharge before my period come on is this normal I'm am 47 year old.
Normal: This just blood which has pooled and aged a bit before the cervix opens. Verify this with your doctor.
No: Not "normal", but not necessarily anything serious. If persists, should see gyn.
Maybe: In patients who have uterine fibroids, their brown discharge is characteristic of their condition. If the brown discharge occurs every period for you and you do not have fibroids then it is normal as it represents endometrial breakdown products and old blood.
Brown discharge: Is likely old, deoxygenated blood. May have breakthrough bleeding. Try not to fret.
Spotting: 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.
Many options: 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.See 1 more doctor answer
I got some stringy dark/light brown discharge for a couple days instead of a period, what could that mean?
I'm on a pill taking it regularly and a few days before period I've noticed a brown discharge. What could it be as that never happened before?
Nothing serious: It could be just a normal variation of the initial signs of your period.
I had a two day "normal flow period. Then the next it was dark brown discharge and it completely stopped and then I spotted brown and it stopped.
Menstrual issues: Brown may be old blood. The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives, perimenopause & implantation bleeding in early pregnancy which rarely occurs.
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