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started novynette and am getting light bleeding.

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I have started taking novynette birth control pills. after finishing the first pack i got my period. i am now on the 11th day of the second pack and am getting light bleeding. is this normal? or could something be wrong? could i be pregnant?


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replied May 20th, 2011
Getting Pregnant Answer A23165
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you were not sexually active during your first pack use, chances of pregnancy can be ruled out. The bleeding that you are experiencing could be the breakthrough bleeding/spotting which is a common side effect of hormonal birth control pills. Visit your doctor/gynecologist to have alternate pills prescribed to avoid this. Be regular with the birth control pill use. Drink plenty of water.
Take care.



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