Posted by: Alicia | 2009/03/09

Unusual bleeding &  night sweats

About 3 weeks ago I forgot to take my pill twice, on the third day I began menstruating and although I was only due to have my period 8 days later and i continued my pill from the third day, I continued to bleed for 10 days. I usually menstruate for 3-4 days. The menstruation ended but I still have a slightly bloody discharge. About a month and a half ago I started having occasional night sweats as well. Is this in any way related. Is this purely due to hormones?

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This is almost certainly due to the missed pills. The night sweats would not be related to this.

Best wishes

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Posted by: ditlhoriso | 2009/04/21

i am not preventing and i receive menstruation twice a month what' s a problem i am 34 years old

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