Top
10
Doctor insights on: What Is Brown Stringy Discharge Before Period

Share
1

1
Heavy brown stringy discharge coming from vagina 2 weeks before period?

Heavy brown stringy discharge coming from vagina 2 weeks before period?

Evaluation: Mid cycle discharge is usually clear stringy discharge.But if you HAV brown discharge, you need to get evaluate with a doctor. ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

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


3

3
Spotting 10 days before period due and now its the due date i'm having a weird stringy, watery, brown/white discharge.....What could this be? :/

Spotting 10 days before period due and now its the due date i'm having a weird stringy, watery, brown/white discharge.....What could this be? :/

Irregular periods: 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

4

4
Thick brown stringy odorless discharge that only lasted 2days about a week before period is due what is this? Oh and i know its not an STD impossible

Thick brown stringy odorless discharge that only lasted 2days about a week before period is due what is this? Oh and i know its not an STD impossible

Bloody discharge: Some women due to hormonal influence, may experience spotting or bloody-mucous discharge a few days before starting menstruation. Recent birth control changes, significant weight changes may contribute to this but it is best to see your gynecologist to be safe, especially if you are sexually active. ...Read more

5

5
Clear stringy discharge with brown blood 2&4 days before period on properly taken bc pill. Mild cramps, 2 negative pregnancy tests. Normal?

Clear stringy discharge with brown blood 2&4 days before period on properly taken bc pill. Mild cramps, 2 negative pregnancy tests. Normal?

Likely: If you take the pill consistently, it is likely a normal matter. Pregnancy test was done too early and a negative result before a missed period is not meaningful. God forbid, you miss your period by 4-5 days, then to a pregnancy test, use first morning urine and follow the instructions carefully. ...Read more

6

6
I'm on a 3 month cycle birth control pill. Almost done my second 3 month pack. 1 week before period due with brown stringy jelly like discharge?

I'm on a 3 month cycle birth control pill. Almost done my second 3 month pack. 1 week before period due with brown stringy jelly like discharge?

Normal: Sometimes there is a little endometrial tissue that just needs to clear out. We manipulate our normal cycles with hormones (i.e. birth control pills), it is nature saying "I am still in charge". ;) In other words, normal as long as not persistent. ...Read more

7

7
Five days before period had dark stringy discharge. light brown discharge when wipe. on birth control. Just had bacterial infect.Treated. rephresh pil?

Five days before period had dark stringy discharge. light brown discharge when wipe. on birth control. Just had bacterial infect.Treated. rephresh pil?

Brown = old blood: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. Rephresh is fine to use ...Read more

9

9
What is brown stringy discharge after a missed period with cramping as if i was.Going to start my period? Pregnancy test came back negative.

Depends: Usually the brown stringy discharge is menstrual blood that is now clotted. You may still have a period coming albeit late. If cramping continues then see your dr. ...Read more