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How long do you bleed after Mirena is inserted?

I just had Mirena inserted a few days ago and was wondering how long I'm supposed to be bleeding afterwards. It's only been a very light flow (similar to the old, dry blood that comes out at the end of a period) and I haven't experienced any cramping. I've never had kids, so the... read more

How long will I be bleeding heavily after Mirena coil fitting?

Three weeks ago I got the Mirena coil. It was inserted on the last day of my period. The cramps for the next week were terrible so I went back to the doctor who checked the strings and said it was fine, gave me painkillers, and sent me on my way. The cramps stopped 2 days later. 10 days ago I... read more

How long after having a Depo Provera shot can you have unprotected sex?

I just started Depo-Provera about a week ago during my period and I stopped bleeding. My question is how long do you have to be on the shot before you can have unprotected sex? And is there any medicine that can mess up the Depo-Provera shot?

Depo-Provera - 6 months off Depo and still can't get pregnant?

I'm 25 years old and had my last shot of Depo in January of this year. I was on Depo for about 6 years. It really messed up my body - 4 years without a period followed by 2 years of non-stop bleeding was not a good time. It's been over 6 months without Depo now and I'm trying to get... read more

What is the effect on the brain of long-term use of Effexor?

Does long-term use of Effexor lead to memory loss, brain damage and/or dementia? I know it inhibits platelet aggregation and leads to bleeding and severe bruising resulting from a very slight impact. As I am aged 66 years, I am concerned that continued use of Effexor may hasten dementia and memory... read more

Depo-Provera - abnormal bleeding? ??

I have been on depo for 9 years. I have never really bleed while on it except I will spot like a week before my shot is due and when I pee here and there but not even enough for panty liners. And that blood was generally brown in color. Id say the past year I ha e been spotting more often still n9t... read more

After taking plan B and having my period I started bleeding again a week later. Is this miscarriage?

I took plan B on July 23rd (about 72 hours late), got my period the next weekend around July 28th and had a light period for a few days (it seemed sorter than usual). Then just recently started bleeding again around August 4th. At first it was just kind of spotty, until last night when it got much... read more

14 days bleeding after taking morning after pills (plan B). What can it be?

Hey guys! I had sex on 27th of March without condoms and I don't take pills, so on 29th I took a Plan B and after three days (1st of April) i started bleeding. First it was brown discharge, then it turned into a normal heavy bleeding as my period and after this till today (14th of April)... read more

How long does it take for provera to work to stop uterine bleeding?

I am 23 yo and was prescribed 10 mg of provera for 7 days to stop the bleeding and then take a pap smear. I had no menstrual periods with some dryness for at least 3 months and then started spotting about 5 months ago so I went to the doctor. My last pill was a week ago and 3 days later I started... read more

Vaginal spotting and antibiotics?

i started taking amoxicillin for my tooth infection two days ago. I already had my period for this month and I am bleeding and spotting. Is this normal?

How long should I take Plavix? I have been taking it for 8 years. I have a lot of bleeding under?

... the skin on my arms, ugly blood spots. When I had a stent put in 8 years ago there was another blockage 60%. Last year when I had my last heart test they found that this blockage was completely gone and the Dr. said that he did not know why. Now I am afraid to stop taking Plavix because I... read more

I need an anibiotic. What can I safely use while on warfarin?

I was given azithromycin. I was scared and did not take it. Then I was given Levaquin. I was told of the increased risk for bleeding, and did not take the antibiotics. Isn't there something safe to use while on warfarin?

Plan B One-Step - Could I still be pregnant after taking the plan b pill and bleed after?

I had sexual intercourse with my partner and he did not use protection, I took the morning after pill (Plan B) the very next day and 2 days latter i was bleeding. The bleed went away after 4 days, it is has now been about 3 weeks and a half and i'm 2 days late in my period, I've been... read more

Ambien - anyone had painful gums or metallic taste while taking this?

I do experience dry mouth about an hour after I take 10 MG nightly. It goes away. But for the past 2 months I have been experiencing very painful gums. No swelling, no bleeding, I just had my teeth cleaned 1 month ago and had a full set of x-rays. Not even a cavity. Now I notice a metalic taste in... read more

Can plavix cause nose bleeding ?

I have been on plavix for 14 months and have several nose bleeds a day many lasting for 20 minutes or more.

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