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Can you bleed off and on and be pregnant?

Can you bleed off and on and be pregnant?

Bleeding and spotting from the vagina during pregnancy are common. Up to 1 out of 4 (up to 25%) of all pregnant women have some bleeding or spotting during their pregnancy. Bleeding and spotting in pregnancy don’t always mean there’s a problem, but they can be a sign of miscarriage or other serious complications.

Do you bleed off and on during a miscarriage?

A woman early in her pregnancy may have a miscarriage and only experience bleeding and cramping for a few hours. But another woman may have miscarriage bleeding for up to a week. The bleeding can be heavy with clots, but it slowly tapers off over days before stopping, usually within two weeks.

How much can you bleed and still be pregnant?

Vaginal bleeding or spotting during the first trimester of pregnancy is relatively common. Some amount of light bleeding or spotting during pregnancy occurs in about 20% of pregnancies, and most of these women go on to have a healthy pregnancy.

How long does it take to stop bleeding from levonorgestrel?

The infrequent bleeding rate increased from 14% in the first 90 days to 30% at the end of Year 1, and was maintained at the same rate through Year 2. Frequent, prolonged and irregular bleeding declined to low levels by the end of the first year.

What is the bleeding rate for levonorgestrel 52 mg?

Results: Amenorrhea rates at 1 and 3 years in levonorgestrel 52 mg IUS users were 19 and 37%, respectively. The infrequent bleeding rate increased from 14% in the first 90 days to 30% at the end of Year 1, and was maintained at the same rate through Year 2.

What are the bleeding patterns for Liletta levonorgestrel?

Conclusions: Among Liletta users, amenorrhea and infrequent bleeding become more prevalent over time and amenorrhea rates continue to increase after the first year of use. Bleeding patterns do not differ significantly by parity or by obesity-status. Discontinuation for bleeding concerns is uncommon with this product.

When to discontinue Liletta for amenorrhea and bleeding?

Frequent, prolonged and irregular bleeding declined to low levels by the end of the first year. Discontinuation for bleeding-related complaints occurred in 35 (2.1%, 95% CI 1.3-2.7%) women during the first 36 months; only one subject discontinued for amenorrhea (in Year 2).

How long can you take norethisterone for vaginal bleeding?

My GP had prescribed Norethisteronevto stop the bleeding the previous week but I waited to see the consultant at the appointment as I was worried that the bleeding would be worse when I stopped it. I am now on norethisterone for a total of 20 days and it has stopped that bleeding.

How long does breakthrough bleeding on the pill last?

How long does it last? Breakthrough bleeding on the pill usually stops within three to six months of starting the pill. Episodes of bleeding can last longer if you are taking a continuous birth control pill or if you often forget to take your pill.

How long does a heavy implantation bleed last?

Roughly 4 to 5 days before my AF was supposed to start. It started off light pink then became mildly heavy with bright red blood. This lasted for about 2 to 3 days. I did experience somewhat painful cramping as well. I had thought AF came early and didn’t think much of it.

How long does it take for vaginal bleeding to stop?

Thank you for replying. The prescription says take for up to four days so I was worried that the bleeding would stop and then start again for the scan. Also I was hoping it would subside on its own and I could stop worrying.