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Bleeding post intake of i-pill without regular periods, vaginal pain during micturation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   After taking i pill I had vaginal bleeding after 6 days and continued for a day with a little amount of flow. And then no period? My date was on 11th Apr
Doctor :   hi
User :   hI.
Doctor :   the bleeding that you have had after I-pill could be a withdrawl bleeding
Doctor :   when was yout last normal menstrual period?
User :   wHAT IT MEANS?
User :   On 14th Apr.
User :   Sorrty 14 th Mar.
Doctor :   when did you take the I-pil?
User :   I had sex on 21st mar and within 2 hours i had taken the pill.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   and after that after 6 days you got the bleeding?
User :   A little.
Doctor :   since you already has the bleeding at that time, th endometruim would have been shed due to the withdrawl bleeding after taking i=pill
Doctor :   and it wil take sometime to build it up again
User :   But my date was on 11 th apr.
Doctor :   so wait for your next periods
Doctor :   that is 11th April plus 10 more days
Doctor :   the chances of pregnancy would be minimal as you have taken the i-pil
Doctor :   but hormonal changes due to it cannot be ruled out
Doctor :   so wiat and see if the periods come in next 10 days, if not then get a pevic scan and beta HCG blood test done
Doctor :   to confirm/rule out pregnancy
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   I have also lower abdominal pain a little.
Doctor :   ok, since when you are having lower abdominal pain?
User :   since last 2 days.
Doctor :   ok, is it like your usual period pain?
User :   No.
Doctor :   could you describe this pain in detail?
User :   When urinal discharge
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then it can be due to urine infection too, does this happen each time you go to pass urine?
User :   yes and started after 21 days after taking i pill
Doctor :   i recommend you to get a urine analysis done to look for possible infection and treat it along with the pain.
Doctor :   drink about 10-12 glasses of water per day
Doctor :   it wil help to flush out the pain
Doctor :   if the infection is present then this could also delay your periods along with the hormonal changes after i-pill
User :   Does it have any chance of Pregnancy?
Doctor :   and sexual intercourse are known to result in urinary tract infection in women.
Doctor :   the chances of pregnancy are very minimal, focus on getting th urine test done to look for infection and treat it
Doctor :   and see if you get your periods in ext 10 days time
Doctor :   if not, then you would need to do a beta HCG blood test and a pelvic scan
Doctor :   have you followed what i have said?
User :   Yes sir. Why that bleeding took place after 6 days?
Doctor :   as i have told you earlier, the bleeding that you have had is due to withdrawl bleeding after taking the i-pil
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   Is there any problem by taking the i pill within 2 hours of intercourse?
Doctor :   i-pill is supposed to be an emergency contraception to be taken withing 48 hours of unprotected intercourse
Doctor :   so taking it withing 2 hours is completely fine
User :   After 15 days of taking i pill I am also having white discharge.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the white discharge more than usual?
Doctor :   is there any foul smell associated?
User :   no smell and a little more.
Doctor :   do you have vaginal itching?
User :   No
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if there is no foul smell or itching no need to worry
Doctor :   it could be hormonal in nature
Doctor :   if you do develop foul smell or itching then a vaginal swab testing along with examination would be necessary to be done.
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