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I'm on birth control and I didn't get my period months I

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I'm on birth control and I didn't get my period for 2 months I finally got it and the bleeding stopped but a few days later I noticed brown discharge and I started bleeding again
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 1 year ago.

This is a normal pattern on the pill. About 1/3 of the months you may not have a period. This is especially true on a low dose pill. If you are worried about pregnancy, do a home pregnancy test. Bleeding can also come and go and be normal.

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