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I am on Sprintec 0.250/0.035. My OB switched me from taking…

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I am on Sprintec...

I am on Sprintec 0.250/0.035. My OB switched me from taking it regularly on the 28 day cycle to continuously for 3 months to skip my period and to keep hormone levels stable. I am currently just 3 pills into the 4th pack. I have been having spotting when i wipe or ever so slightly on my underwear. It started out as dark tissue like spotting a couple times to greyish pink tissue spotting. Along with some cramping. Is this normal on continuous birth control, or should i be worried?

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Submitted: 26 days ago.Category: OB GYN
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Ted Manos, Board Certified OB/GYN replied 26 days ago
What you describe happens frequently on nonstop method of taking this product. There shouldn’t be any worry on your part. You can continue taking the pill until your next doctor visit. Thanks again for using Justanswer.
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