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Have acne. Taking diane. Irregular bleeding. What to do?

My wife got the menses once again within 15 days after the previous menses which she had post stopping taking Diane 35. She was on Diane 35 for nearly 2.5 years. The menses were regular while taking pills. Before pills, she did not have menses problem and she was taking diane 35 for acnes.
How long will the current mense last since she is having bleeding since last 15 days
Asked On : Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
May 2013
Thanks for the query.
Contraceptive pills can cause irregularity in menstruation.
Intermenstrual spotting, breakthrough bleeding etc. are some of these side effects.
As your wife having the bleeding since 15 days, better to consult gynecologist once and get examined to rule out any other possible causes of bleeding.
After that she can take additional dose of hormones to control the bleeding. Possibly she may not have the problem in future.
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Answered: Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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