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Advice on contraceptive pill intake - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   Dr xxxxx here
Doctor :   How may i help you?
User :   I want to consult about my periods
Doctor :   Yes proceed
Doctor :   Your age?
User :   34
User :   I had unsafe sex on 21st Aug. with someone
User :   He had sex with me 3 times without any protection
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you miss your periods follwing the act?
User :   so I took unwanted 72 on next evening i.e. on Sunday
Doctor :   oK
User :   Co incidently my periods also started on Sunday
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   then there is nothing to worry
Doctor :   So what is your query now?
User :   and even after 8 days some blood comes out daily in panty while sleeping or sitting
User :   i mean periods are still continuing
Doctor :   That is called spotting it happens follwing high dose progesterone
User :   ok
Doctor :   thats due to the emergency contraceptive pill
User :   for how long it will continue
Doctor :   Will subside within a week
Doctor :   some may have extended days too, more often anxiety also causes such irregulariries
User :   one more week
User :   ?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Were your periods regular before
Doctor :   Not one more week
User :   yes for last four month it is regular
Doctor :   It altogether 1 week
Doctor :   What about previous cycles? were they regular too
User :   So I need not worry about it ?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   You are sure you have only scanty bleeds isn't?
User :   Previously I had some proalctin problem so I took medicines for it
Doctor :   Not heavy isn't?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   My prolactin was 72 when it was tested
Doctor :   Ok, did the values improve follwing medications?
User :   now it normal
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I was getting too fatty due to prolactin
User :   now I am loosing weight and feeling more fit.
Doctor :   Yes that always accompanied with supplemnts
User :   Before some lines you asked "Not heavy isn't"
User :   about spotting ?
Doctor :   I meant the bleeding
User :   I am not using any sanitary pad now for last 3 days. I wear panty only and see blood in my panty only in the morninng and once in the evening
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so it is not excessive but when I have sex it again comes out and condom becomes almost red .
Doctor :   it will subside within few more days
Doctor :   Just have healthy diet and proper sleep
User :   so my husband is very worried about this problem.
User :   I will tell that I got suggestion from you.
Doctor :   Yes you could
User :   One more thing what are chances of being pregnant for the last unsafe sex.
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   After periods have set in dont have to worry
Doctor :   'Is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   Suppose it does not stop in one week should I consult a doctor or wait for some more days. May it last till next periods.
Doctor :   If the bleeding doesnt stop within 2-3 days better consult an gynecologist
User :   ok thanks a lot Doctor.
User :   May I know your name please ?
Doctor :   Dr xxx
User :   thanks
User :   good night
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   bye
Doctor :   Its seems you have moved out of the chat window
Doctor :   Are you there?
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