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I started birth control...

I started birth control (I use Taytulla) in August and every month since then I start bleeding during the second week of my pack and when I am on my sugar pills...it started out super heavy at first and for the first three months I was on it I was honestly on my period more than I was off my period. Since I have been having this problem a friend suggested I start taking prenatal vitamins and since then it has decreased in how heavy it is but it is still slightly there. Does this mean my birth control isn't working? should I switch to a new brand? Do you think if I continue to take the vitamins it would fix this issue?

Doctor's Assistant: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?

I am not in any pain but my periods are weird

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Not really

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: OB GYN
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What were your periods like before you started taking birth control pills in August?

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