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What Does Brown Spotting Mean Before Your Period
Abnormal bleeding: You may have some changes in your menstrual cycles that are normal but you are still ovulating. Some women will have some spotting for days after their cycle ends or if they don't ovulate. I would monitor your cycles and see if there are other symptoms as well to see if this is becoming a normal pattern for you. If it becomes a pattern, i would recommend you talk to your doctor about this. ...Read more
Brown spotting: This is old blood that the body is expelling. Nothing to worry about. ...Read more
After my period for about three days i got dark brown spotting, but a week had past since my period what does this mean?
Old blood: The dark brown spotting can be old blood and tissue that is being expelled. I would not fret. ...Read more
Brown spotting for 1 day ( the day expected period ) , the next day is nothing (today). Took postinor-2 2 weeks ago. What does this mean?
Expected: Brown simply indicates old blood. The color is not very meaningful. Emergency contraception (postinor) is a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns to delay or prevent ovulation. Abnormal bleeding after is common. A pregnancy test should be done in 10 days. ...Read more