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I am on the pill too. Spotting is very normal. But if it lasts for a while, then you need to call your doctor. Good luck:)

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Q: You have been on birth control for about 3 months and im spotting but this isn't the first time is this normal?
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Birth control and spotting? normal.

Is spotting normal when on the shot administered birth control?

Yes - it is called break through bleeding - it is very common, especially in the first six months.

Can an IUD cause irregular period?

And IUD (or any hormone birth control) can cause irregular spotting, cramping or bleeding for up to three months when new. Upon insertion crampong and spotting is normal as well.

What does it mean when you are on the pill and spotting?

it is completely normal. especially if you have just started using birth control.

Ive been taking birth control pills for the last week and I've never missed a pill now I've been spotting for the past 2 days is that normal?

It is normal to have some spotting when you begin a new form of birth control.

If you have already started spotting should you continue finishing your pack of birth control?

Yes you should continue your pack of pills even though you are spotting. You should never discontinue taking your birth control unless advised by your physician. If you stop taking your birth control you will lower the effectiveness of the birth control drastically and you will increase your chances of becoming pregnant. Spotting is a side effect caused by birth control. Spotting typically occurs when you are either starting birth control for the first time( spotting may last up to 3 months), spotting can occur if you do not take your birth control everyday at the same time, and it can occur if you use a certain medication, such as antibiotics.

Are you sopose to be spotting while on the nuva ring birth control?

Spotting is a common side effect in the first three months of NuvaRing. It improves quickly.

Can the birth control pill cause brown discharge?

yes many forms of hormonal birth control cause breakthrough bleeding and spotting and is normal to occur for the first 3 months on the birth control if it lasts for more than 3 months talk to your doctor so that they can put you on a different pill that is better for your body hope this helps Good Luck and God Bless!!!!!!!!!!Brown or red menstrual flow is normal on birth control pills.

Why would you be spotting for 2 months while not on birth control pills?

Since birth control has hormones in them and if you quit it can take a few months for your periods to settle down. Spotting is very common. However, it's always a good idea to see your doctor and have him/her explain everything to you.

You stopped taking the pill after 8 years The first two months after you had semi-regular periods However the recent past two months you are just spotting or getting some light flow but now enough?

This is very normal after stopping a birth control method. It can take many months for a person's menstrual cycle to return to normal after taking birth control for that long.

Is it normal if you just started the nuva ring and you were spotting brown blood for the longest time and now you took it out for a week and you have your period for two days and it has stopped?

The first 2 to 3 months you are on any type of birth control it is normal to have breakthrough bleeding and spotting and to have shorter and more regular periods while you are on birth control hope this helps, Good Luck and God Bless!!!

Can taking multiple birth control pills cause spotting?

Yes, taking multiple birth control pills can cause spotting.

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