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Every two weeks after my period like clockwork I experience

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Every two weeks after my period like clockwork I experience light spotting sometimes with cramps but nothing major. It happens almost every month for about 5 days then it stops. I get my period every 28 days. I keep track of it on my calendar. I do not use birth control pills. Is this due to ovulation? I am 35 years old no kids.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Norbert Scheufele replied 1 year ago.


intermenstrual bleeding like this is caused by a harmless, hormonal imbalance. Helpfull can be the use of monk´s pepper (Vitex agnus-castus, over the counter at pharmacy) which has a cycle regulating effect. Anyway, it´s no reason to worry.

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Dr. N. Scheufele