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I need to speak to gynaecologist, I am on mini pill, I am

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JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: I need to speak to gynaecologist
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I am on mini pill
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: I am having unusual vagina bleeding
JA: How long have you been dealing with the issue? In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: I am ok but bleeding for 20 days now

Since when are you on the mini pill?

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Its 6 months now

This can be the adverse effect of the mini pill which may happen even after six months. The other causes for vaginal bleeding are;

1) Vaginitis; infection of the vagina. Usually, some form of vaginal discharge accompanies or symptoms like vaginal pain during sex or itching associated.

2) Uterine fibroid

3) Uterine polyps

4) Endocervical polyp

5) Pelvic inflammatory disease

6) Cervicitis (cervix infection)

7) Endometritis; infection of the internal lining of the uterus

8) Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)

9) Fluctuating hormone levels.

The following can detect/diagnose the cause;

1) A physical examination and speculum examination by the doctor

2) Ultrasound

3) Blood work for the hormones

4) Vaginal swab

I wish your symptoms resolve soon.

I would be happy to assist you further if you need any more information.
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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I stopped the pill in between like 28 days and come on period for 7 days then went to doc 2 days ago coz of my unusual bleeding doc goes u shouldn't stop mini pill nd just take pill u dont need to come on period she wasn't really helpful also she said take pill again and period will stop I would go on combined pill where I can stop after 28days nd come on period which as she said I can't stop taking mini pill can u help me plz
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
They did not explain to me how to take pill it looks like I messed with my system I don't know what to do let the period finish on there own or should I start taking pill again

Mini pills are taken regularly and not stopped. You get the period while taking the pill.

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I should start again
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Doc said to me u dont need to come on period in this day and age
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I don't wana stop my period completely

Period won't be stopped. It would come every 28 days.

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Between period I still take pill

You should keep taking it during the period as well.

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Now how can I stop this unusual bleeding can u help with this its annoying

You may stop all medicine/mini pill. Wait for 1-2 weeks by which the bleeding would stop.

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Its getting worse not stopping at all nearly 22 days now its heavy aswel clots r coming nd don't have severe pain but pain in stomach I want stop without any medication and u sure they will stop after 2 weeks

Yes, in two weeks your body hormones would settle on their own and stop bleeding.

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Ok thank you doctor for your help i will wait for 2 weeks if not I will contact you back thank you so much

You are very welcome.

Wishing you a speedy resolution and all the very best in life.

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Thank you.

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