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    All Endo, PCOS, Adeno, Hysto's, Pelvic Pain this is the link to our new Exchange. It will take some time to get everything re-entered...but WELCOME ALL!!!
    Lupron and Periods
    Anon_9709 posted:
    So I finished Lupron injections in September, last week I started spotting, it has been very weird. It was very light and wouldn't last all day, it would come and go. This week it is a little heavier with some clots. Lots of cramping. It has been just over a week of this, has anyone experienced anything like this after Lupron? Should I be concerned? I actually thought I was pregnant until this happened, because I had a lot of pregnancy symptoms. Just confused
    brandib01 responded:
    have you taken a pregnancy test yet?

    if not i would. (if you have had unprotected sex) you can still get pregnant on lupron. i have known several women including myself to get pg while on it.

    if not since lupron puts you body into a pseudo menopause state it can take awhile for your system to get back into the grrove.

    if it become regularly irregular (ha ha) ui would see your doctor. or if you just feel something i wrong see your doctor.

    you know your body and if you feel something is off it can't hurt to make an appointment
    Brandi 28dx'ed.endo lap 09'
    Anon_9709 replied to brandib01's response:
    Definately my period, I bled so bad yesterday, I had to leave work cuz I bled through everything, really scary. My doctor put me on a pain killer now I'm to monitor the bleeding, it hurts so bad
    brandib01 replied to Anon_9709's response:
    coming off of lupron can be bad.

    as long as they are checking you to make sure you do not have or develope anemia pain killers is about the most help they will give.

    has your doc. mentioned starting you on birth control to help.

    that is another way to help control and regulate you back out since it throws everything off.
    Brandi 28dx'ed.endo lap 09'

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