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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Birth Control
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User :   so i started spotting a tiny tiny tiny bit. doesnt even look red, looks pink! and only when i use the restroom does it happen. but i dont want it to get worse...
User :   oh, and i know its only spotting cuz im on the shot (which i WILL stop using lol cuz this inconsistent bleeding is not cool)
Doctor :   your age and occupation
User :   any remedies? i have extra pill birth control
User :   20, student
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   which pill you are using
User :   i was thinking maybe i could take some of my pills? but im not sure
User :   ortho tricyclen i believe
User :   well, im not using it. but i have it. because i tried out the shot
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   for how many days did you use it
User :   the pill, or shot?
User :   ive been on the shot since end of april
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   the spotting some times occurs during a shot
Doctor :   no need to worry
Doctor :   is there any pain
Doctor :   or abnormal discharge
User :   no, but i want it to end lol

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