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The Contraceptive Pill - The break and the bleed Watch

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    (Title sounds like some sort of film sequel I know hahah)

    Anyway, I have just began my first bleed as this is my first break on the pill.
    I took my last pill friday and only began bleeding like moments ago, but I have a question or two:

    My bleed is very small, rather light - is this normal?
    I also still have discharge along with the small bleed- is this normal too?

    If anybody is willing to share their pill break experiences with me that would be helpful, the nurse didn't really explain much to me about the break, so I don't know if theres a lot it or not much to it.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    (Title sounds like some sort of film sequel I know hahah)

    Anyway, I have just began my first bleed as this is my first break on the pill.
    I took my last pill friday and only began bleeding like moments ago, but I have a question or two:

    My bleed is very small, rather light - is this normal?
    I also still have discharge along with the small bleed- is this normal too?

    If anybody is willing to share their pill break experiences with me that would be helpful, the nurse didn't really explain much to me about the break, so I don't know if theres a lot it or not much to it.
    I don't know a lot about the pill and they're all different but they seem to have different affects on different people- some people still get periods, some not, some lighter ones. You've also only just started it so your body will still be adapting to the change in hormones etc so it may well take a while to settle down anyway. If you're worried then go back and see the nurse again or a pharmacist could be a better bet, check what the leaflet says too but I think you're probably okay.
 
 
 
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