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Bleeding while on pills - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   I just had a baby on July 22 2009
Doctor :  
please proceed with your query
Doctor :   ok
User :   i just had my period two weeks ago
Doctor :  
User :   and now i am bleeding again
User :   any reason why?
Doctor :  
User :   i have these really bad cramps. last week ihad burning when i urinated
User :   any reasons?
Doctor :  
after the childbirth, was this the first time you had your periods?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
the cramps and burning could be due to urine infection
User :   i am taking the birth control you take when breastfeeding with no estrogen
User :   but why i am bleeding again
User :   the buring went away
Doctor :  
for which you need to get th eurine tested, by routine and culture examination
User :   burning
Doctor :  
and start treatment
User :   i am not worried about urine worried about bleeding.
Doctor :  
User :   why am i bleeding 2 weeks later?
User :   is that normal?
Doctor :  
the bleeding needs to evaluated
Doctor :  
are you stil on th epilss?
Doctor :  
or did you stop them?
User :   how can you tell if is a problem. yes i am on the pill
Doctor :  
User :   i used to bleed every 2 weeks on the pill always took the ring
User :   and that solved the problem.
Doctor :  
see the progesterone pills when stopped can cause the bleeding
User :   what could cause the bleeding?
Doctor :  
User :   i did not stop the pills though
User :   i am still taking them so why am i bleeding?
User :   help!!!!
Doctor :  
if it is the same thing happening then you need to stop the pills
User :   why?
Doctor :  
and get a repeat gynac examination and scan done
Doctor :  
so find the cause for bleeding
User :   what causes bleeding every two weeks?
User :   they thought i had endemetroisis but i still got pregnant
Doctor :  
and if possible get back to using the ring again instead of pills
User :   endemtrosis
User :   however you spell it
Doctor :  
not all endometriosis can lead to infertility
Doctor :  
if it is small and not causing problems you can get pregnant with having that
Doctor :  
are you on any treatment for endometriosis?

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