Began 1/11, which is the time my cycle is due to start. First two days, dark brown blood. Ranged from maroon to red to bright red on different days. Thought it was going to stop Friday, as flow turned pink, but now red again. Extremly light flow throughout.

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. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. The color of blood is not usually indicative of any particular issue.