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What does it mean if I am bleeding a week before my period, and on the pill?
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: May be the pill
If you are having breakthrough bleeding about the same time each cycle, it is usually a problem with the pill.
You may need a pill with a different dose (or differnent form) of the estrogen or progestin component. You should see your doctor for evaluation and management.

In brief: May be the pill
If you are having breakthrough bleeding about the same time each cycle, it is usually a problem with the pill.
You may need a pill with a different dose (or differnent form) of the estrogen or progestin component. You should see your doctor for evaluation and management.
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