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Signs of pregnancy while on oral contraceptive pills - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   Are you a real doctor?
Doctor :  
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With 6 years of experince
Doctor :   Tell me your concern.
User :   I think I might be pregnant, but I was on the pill
Doctor :  
User :   And I stopped taking it when I thought I might be pregnant.
User :   But I started bleeding yesterday like a period
User :   its not normal thought. I feel different
Doctor :  
Tell me, when did you have intercourse last time
Doctor :  
User :   Well im married and i dont remember
User :   it was during the right week though
Doctor :  
Dont worry, when is the expected period
User :   and I know its normal to have a period when you stop taking them
Doctor :   yes
User :   next wednesday
User :   so i was wondering is it normal to bleed when you stop taking them and still be pregnant?
Doctor :   You may get spotting some time when yuo stop the ocp`s
Doctor :  
Yes, it can happen
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Just wait for 2 more weeks
User :   cause I have all the classic signs of being pregnant
User :   but I was confused when I started bleeding
Doctor :  
if doubtful you can go for pregnancy test.

Doctor :  
It is done after 6 wweks of the last periods
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