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Are brown vaginal discharge and delayed periods normal after taking I-pill?

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Dr. Richa Agarwal


Practicing since :1999

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Posted on Tue, 20 Sep 2016 in Pregnancy
Question: Hi , I had sex around 5th of july. After that I took ipill within 48 hours.Also, I got my period on time on 12th july. After that I got my periods one week delayed on 15th aug. And now I am having brown discharge since past 3 days.Is this normal or a sign of pregnancy or something else
Answered by Dr. Richa Agarwal 59 minutes later
Brief Answer:
It could be due to side effects of i-pills.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,

Thanks for trusting hcm about your health care.
I have gone through your history and understand your concerns.

This brown spotting could be due to side effects of i-pill due to hormonal imbalance.

It may get resolve in 2-3 months period of time.

Hope found useful, feel free to ask more information.

Good luck.
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