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Brown discharge after taking birth control pills. No period

My last regular period was on Oct 31th 2012 & ended on Nov 4th 2012 which I had started my birth control pills the same day my period went off. I didn t take the last row of pills which my doctor said it was okay. The day before Thanksgiving I had some brownish discharge & when I go wipe myself nothing was there but my panty liner had lil brown spots. I didn t get a period the while month of Nov. Dec 1, 2012 was the day my period was suppose to had started. And today I go to the bathroom I have a reddish discharge PLEASE HELP ME cause I m trying have a baby as well
Asked On : Thu, 27 Dec 2012
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May 2013
Thanks for the query.

Birth control pills can cause menstrual irregularities like inter-menstrual spotting, delayed or absent periods etc.
So your symptoms can be because of this.
Usually pills should be started from the first day of the periods for complete protection. But as you started the pills on the 5th day and as the pills are having some amount of failure rate better to go for pregnancy test once.
If you want the baby you have to stop the pills first, then after regularization the cycles plan intercourse around the time of ovulation.
Take care.
Answered: Fri, 28 Dec 2012
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