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What Does Brown Discharge Mean When On Antibiotics
What does Brown discharge mean, I've had it for 3 days in a row with an occasion red drop here and there.
Wait a few days: IF IT DOES NOT GO AWAY OR GETS WORSE SEE YOUR DOCTOR BUT MOST GO AWAY ...Read more
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
Brown discharge: Is usually old blood being cleaned from the uterus. ...Read more
What does brown discharge mean a week before your period? It's been going on for 3 days and it just stopped. I have been active with no protection.
Discharge from the vagina can come from a long list of etiologies.
Whenever I encounter a patient in my practice to evaluate for brown d/c, I perform an exam to ensure that it isn't std or sexually related. I then evaluate that it isn't "spotting", or irregular bleeding prior to or just after menses. ...Read more
Yes, normal: Yes, it is normal. When a period ends, the blood flow is minimal and can result in a brownish discharge. ...Read more
Just the beginning: Brownish discharge is often seen prior to actual periods starting. It is completely normal to have a few cycles with brownish discharge and no actual bleeding. Keep a diary of the dates that you observe the discharge by circling the date on the calendar for each day that the discharge is present. You will soon be able to see if there is any pattern to the discharge. No need to worry now. ...Read more
The light spotting after a an embryo (not egg) transfer withe means
1. Implantation of the embryo into the endometrial surface
2. Mild trauma of the catheter into the uterine cavity
you should stay on all your prescribed medications, but if anything is of concern- you should contact you physician. ...Read more
Possible: It's always possible to get pregnant. Home pregnanccy tests generally do not become positive until you are about one week late. If that test is negative, repeat it in one week and call your doctor. ...Read more
Not to fret: It is older, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of the uterus. ...Read more
Common: After stopping Depo Provera, (medroxyprogesterone) it can take up to a year or more for ypur menses to normalize, and even that long to regain fertility. However if you do not want to get pregnant at this time, please be sure to use another effective method of contraception, even if you are not menstruating normally. ...Read more
Get checked: It means you need to get in to the doctor and be checked for std's. If you don't want to run this risk in the future, use condoms with every encounter. ...Read more
Irregular bleeding: 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
PID: You have infection in you reproductive system. That may go to your kidneys also. See pmd get checked. ...Read more
? Related: Vaginal discharge, side pain and back pain may or may not be related. An exam is needed to make a formal diagnosis. Gynecological conditions such as endometriosis and other less or more serious conditions are possible. It is advised you consult your regular doctor and gynecologist for further evaluation is you have are experiencing these symptoms. ...Read more
Often ladies can have a small break down of their uterine lining because of the level of hormone that is present around this time of the month. The flow is very small and very slow therefore the blood is exposed to air and turns brown before you see it. This is normal so do not worry. ...Read more
It could mean that: She is starting her first period. Brown discharge is usually old blood. ...Read more
Likely: This just means the older blood is being cleaned out of the uterus. ...Read more
That is likely: Blood mixed in with your vaginal secretions. Brown is often older blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please get medically evaluated. ...Read more
Me and my boyfriend had unprotected sex and afterwards I had a brown discharge what does this mean?
I had a brown discharge and a little blood but only when I wipe what does this mean could I be pregant?
I got some stringy dark/light brown discharge for a couple days instead of a period, what could that mean?
Pregnancy test?: If you're having sex, the first thing to do is a home urine pregnancy test. They are very accurate. If pregnancy isn't a possibility, there may be a temporary hormonal shift. If things don't get back to normal by next month, seeking care to figure out cause could be helpful. ...Read more
I haven't had sex in two days and today I had a pink and brown discharge. What does the pink and brown discharge mean?
Hmmm: It could be anything. See your doctor to rule out infection. ...Read more