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Problems about becoming pregnant on forgetting the contraceptive pills - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello! I was taking Loestrin 24 and missed pills due to forgetting to pack on vacation trip. Anyhow, I had unprotected sex several times. During this period, I noticed a brown discharge. It comes and go now. Any thoughts? Should I be concerned about pregnancy?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   reading
Doctor :   Brwon discharege is the epithelia linining of uerus Plus the normal vaginal discharge
Doctor :   U got it
User :   Okay, so if it's a thick mucus?
Doctor :   It is from cervix
User :   I started a new pack but the discharge did not go away so I've stopped just in case I was pregnant to be safe. This discharge is new to me. I'm 33.
Doctor :   Discharge from Uterus inside walla is thin, slimy, of course change with ytiming
Doctor :   thick mucusis from cervix
User :   Ok so I should not be concerned?
User :   This is normal?
Doctor :   Reagrding discharge u should not be worried
Doctor :   It is completely normal
User :   And pregnancy is not an issue then?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   because u missedpills umay become pregant
User :   Even if I started a new pack 3-4 days later but stopped?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I recommend pregancy test now
Doctor :   if umiss days u have chances
Doctor :   the only way to know is do pregancy test
Doctor :   if u started using pills again,>>> then used for 1 MO>>> then had bleeding >> then u have no risk
User :   This happened during the period of 12/31/10-1/4/11 and again 1/7-1/11/11. I started new pack 1/9/11. Is it too soon for a test?
Doctor :   Ok there are no chances
User :   Ok
Doctor :   Test can be done at any time
User :   Thanks I will take a test.
Doctor :   Positive test happens after 1--14 days after fertilzation
Doctor :   it alsmost 15 days
Doctor :   If ur test is neg
Doctor :   Just forget it
Doctor :   and u the pills regularly
User :   So the brown discharge does not cancel out pregnancy?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   Did I answer ur Q
User :   Ok thanks. I stopped the pills so I will take a test before I start them again.
User :   Yes thanks
Doctor :   excellent understanding
Doctor :   do the test now
Doctor :   and start the pills if negative
Doctor :  
Thank you for consulting me . Bye
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