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03 Sep 2007

Using the Pill or injections
I have a 1 year old baby. I have been receiving the 2 month injections for family planning. A few weeks before the next injection I get spotting - which I hear is normal. In july I had my 4th injection and 2 weeks ago I had my spotting as per usual but I also had bleeding inbetween that I never had before. After 2 weeks it went away for 2 days and then I had a little bleeding again.
For the last 2 weeks I have been very very tired and almost fall asleep at work and the evenings I go to bed with baby at about 8pm and sleep till next morning. I dont know if I am just tired and need a vitamin supply or if its part of the problem above.
I am not going to take the next injection because I want to fall pregnant again.
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01 Jan 0001

Irregular bleeding does occur with the injection. As you have been on the injection for a while and the tiredness is new, it is probably not related. I am sure that working and looking after a one year old is extremely tiring.

Best wishes
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