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Post Abortion bleeding and birth control

I had a medical abortion Feb 4th and am STILL bleeding everyday. Granted it comes and goes as spotting, but most days it enough to have to wear a pad. Although I only go through a couple a day. My doctor put me on Sprintec (birth control pill) a week and a half after my abortion. Could that have something to do with it?

I can''t wait to get back to ''normal'' and was wondering if perhaps I should go off the pill for a while until my body comes back to a regular cycle? Or is the bleeding more likely due to the abortion?
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replied April 21st, 2010
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Pawsitiveconcept, Some women will experience light bleeding for long periods of time on the pill. Speak to your doctor. He/She can change you to a different pill. It is unlikely that an abortion will still cause bleeding after months.
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