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I was using the pill Yasmin 13 years, I was advised

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I was using the pill Yasmin for around 13 years, I was advised to change to Levest last month. After my first month using the new pill my period is not as it has always been. Instead of a normal flow which should of started 2 days ago I am just having a short brown blood flow each day. Can you please advise me, is there a problem? I am feeling the same as if I am having my normal flow.
Hi and thanks for the query.After starting Levest, there is a tendency in most women to have menstrual irregularities, this is something that is anticipated. You should give yourself time equal to at least 2 menstrual cycles to adjust to the new hormones.Spotting and dark brown discharge are tolerated as normal adjustment to the hormones however, if there is any severe bleeding then you should consult your doctor. Hope this helps.Please do leave a positive rating for the service by clicking on the stars on top of the screen.Regards.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thank you so much for your option, I was getting very worried when I was seeing no red blood after 2 days.
Rest assured. And its a pleasure.Please do leave a positive rating for the service by clicking on the stars on top of the screen.Regards.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I will do!Regards