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Spotting post usage of birth control - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi i started using ortho tri cyclin birth control method..
User :   i started on the first day of my last period.. its been a month and a half into my second case
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have not had a regular 5 day period like i did with the patch
User :   however i have been spotting
User :   is this normal?
Doctor :   since how long u have using birth control pills
Doctor :   and how old are you
User :   i started the patch about 4 years ago and recently switched over to the pill
User :   i am 25 non smoker
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was ur last periods
Doctor :   when was it due?
User :   my bf and i did have sex but only twice in which he pulled out before ejaculating
User :   about 2 weeks ago
User :   i am in the middle of my second patch and spoting
Doctor :   i would suggest u to do urine pregnancy test
User :   uh oh i was afraid you would say that
Doctor :   it could be break through bleeding
Doctor :   to be on safer side
User :   is my spotting not typical even for a beginning user of the pills?
Doctor :   yes it is
Doctor :   please do a urine pregnancy test

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