What to do about implantation bleeding or breakthrough bleeding (on the pill)?

Bleeding. Implantation is when the conceptus (from union of egg & sperm) attach to the wall of the uterus. Bleeding most often does not occur with implantation. If there is bleeding the amount is small. It may be small rust or brown colored drops or light pink swirled in white d/C. It usually occurs about ten days after ovulation. There is more blood w period. Take a HPT if you miss your period.

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What to do about implantation bleeding or breakthrough bleeding?

What is timing? Implantation is when the conceptus (from union of egg & sperm) attach to the wall of the uterus. Bleeding most often dose not occur with implantation. If there is bleeding the amount is small. It may be small rust or brown colored drops or light pink swirled in white d/C. It usually occurs about ten days after ovulation. There is more blood w period. Take a HPT if you miss your period. Read more...

What are the differences between breakthrough bleeding and implantation bleeding? I'm on birth control so im not too sure what's going on!

Breakthrough . It's probably not implantation bleeding if you're on the pill. Implantation bleeding occurs when you get pregnant and the embryo is implanting in the endometrium. What you're probably experiencing is breakthrough bleeding because either your body hasn't acclimated to the pill, of the estrogen dose needs to be changed. You're on lo lo estrin and this is a common side effect. Consider another pill. Read more...

How to tell if I have implantation bleeding or break through bleeding?

Likely breakthrough. It's almost never implantation bleeding, that is largely an internet myth. If - a big if - you actually get implantation bleed it would be about 7 days after ovulation, or about a week before your expected period. Read more...

Virgin 1wk til due prid implantation bleeding from swimming in hot tub water with cum in it or am I just having stress (new job) breakthrough bleeding?

Not pregnant. If you're a virgin you cannot be pregnant. If you're not on birth control then you can't have breakthrough bleeding. Sounds like just an irregular period. Why are you swimming in a pool if you know there is ejaculate it? You can't get pregnant that way but it seems like an unpleasant thing to do. Read more...

Sex the day after period ends (CD 5). 4 weeks later, w/ light bleeding. Breakthrough bleeding, implantation bleeding or period? Normal cycle 35-37days

Do pregnancy test. Doing a pregnancy test is the answer. Although you had sex just after period ended it is always possible. Your period then could have been off and you just ovulated. You probably at 4 weeks having another period it is important to perform a pregnancy test. Read more...