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09 Jan 2006

I had a miscarriage /blighted ovum last year in September. I had a D&C. Since then my cycle length has been irregular. I have PCOS with insulin resistance but am unable to take glucophage any longer as I developed gastritis from it. The last time I saw my gynae he said that I had a cyst and this was what was causing the spotting I was experiencing. He put me on provera for 7 days and my last cycle although long was spotting free. I took clomid (half a tablet) during my last cycle to try and force my ovaries to produce an egg instead of a cyst. They produced one on the side with the cyst. My last last cycle was 30 days. i usually have a 26 day cycle. He has prescribed provera again this cycle for 7 days from day 14. I am on day 9 of my cycle and after my period stopping for 2 days, I now have a light pale pinky brown discharge/spotting when wiping after using the loo. My period although the usual heaviness this cycle was not a thick blood more like thin blood and blood almost mixed with water on the last day. I am in no pain.Please can you explain what is happening to my body. how long can I expect to suffer like this? Is this a result of the miscarriage? How long will I need to be on medication.
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01 Jan 0001

The irregular bleeding may be from the PCOS. In this case, if you are not ovulating, the treatment would be Clomid. A cyst can also cause spotting and the treatment for this if it does not disappear on its own would be to take a Pill such as Nordette for a few months.

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