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Forum Name: Obstetrics
Question: THE PILL
|YOUNGCARRIEA - Tue Apr 26, 2005 1:41 pm||
I HAVE BEEN ON ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN LO FOR 6 MONTHS NOW *THIS IS MY SEVENTH* AND I HAVE JUST TAKEN THE SECOND WHITE ACTIVE PILL AND I HAVE BEEN SPOTTING BROWN BLOOD...WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?
|Theresa Jones, RN - Wed Apr 27, 2005 5:13 am||
Brown colored blood indicates (old blood) and may sometimes occur if the uterus has not completely shed the products of menstruation.
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