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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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I had the coil fitted 9 months ago it had just started to settle

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I had the coil fitted 9 months ago it had just started to settle down , this month I had my period very light but really bad head aches spots and bloating brown and smelly in colour this lasted for 12 days and two days later cramping and bleeding again is this normal ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Hi. This can happen with the coil but you may have a vaginal bacterial infection at this point so you should see your doctor for an exam and culture since you may need a course of antibiotics for it. Let me know if you need more information please