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Have brown discharge. Have birth control. Tried switching packs. Anything wrong?

I am 19 years old and have been on the same birth control since I was 13 because my menstrual cycles were so heavy. I have recently been experiencing brown particles and brown blood flowing out.Spotting was never an issue previously and it is more blood than just spotting. I went to the doctor twice now and they said it is because of my birth control. I have switched packs and tried the 3 - 2 - 1 method and I am still experiencing bleeding and brown tissue like particles coming out and dark brown blood. Is this a sign that something is wrong? Or should I change my birth control again?
Asked On : Wed, 27 Mar 2013
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Hi, the pills may the cause, but there are other causes of the symptoms as anemia, and infection are the major cause of the brown discharge, and heavy bleeding.
I to my patients with such symptoms prescribe iron preparations, fluconazole, and and cifixime for cure of the anemia and if any infection.
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Answered: Sat, 20 Jul 2013
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