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My periods usually start with bright red blood but lately every other period starts as brown and gooey . 19yr old , 120lb 5'8" not sexually active ?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Menstrual color

Blood is blood. The color and consistency of blood in various stages of breakdown is not something one needs to worry about or even pay attention to.
If you want higher or shorter periods then consider discussing birth control options with an Obgyn.

In brief: Menstrual color

Blood is blood. The color and consistency of blood in various stages of breakdown is not something one needs to worry about or even pay attention to.
If you want higher or shorter periods then consider discussing birth control options with an Obgyn.
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