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Continuous spotting and periods

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I am going on the holiday of a lifetime to the dominican republic in 4 days time. I began the contraceptive pill 2 months ago so I wouldn't be on my period for it. I didn't take the break because I have exams going on at the moment and I get really bad cramps. All spotting and periods stopped until 22 days ago and ever since then it has continued. Please make it stop! It will ruin my holiday!

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replied June 28th, 2010
Birth Control Answer A13614
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The spotting and the cramps both could be the side effects of your contraceptive pill. Discuss with your gynecologist/healthcare provider about changing the pill, or prescribing you antispasmodics to act upon the uterus to reduce the cramps.
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