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Common side effects of birth control pills - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hI,
Doctor :   How can i help you ?
User :   hi, thank u in advance for ur help i began birth control pilss last month on the first day of my period, i dint get a period but only spotted for about 5 days, i finished the boc of pills on thursdaylast and have been spotiin till today, i have been having immense pain and i passed wht appeared to be a 'sack-like' tissue and also i am due to begin the next box oof pills today. what should i do
User :   and what coulc tha tissue have been?
Doctor :   you can continue the pills
User :   from today?
User :   the new pack?
Doctor :   the tissue is the endometrium grown more , under the influence of the hormones in the pill
User :   will it stop this period that im having now?
Doctor :   yes, the new same pack
User :   if i begin the new pack?
Doctor :   these are common starting side effects
User :   ok thank u very much
Doctor :   they will wean off over time
User :   i appreciate ur help
User :   have a good night doctor
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me ,
Doctor :   kindly provide your feedback
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