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07 Mar 2004

Abnormal period whilst taking pill + IUD
I have recently been prescribed Dianette contraceptive pill.

I started taking it on the 1st day of my last period. That was almost 2 weeks ago and I haven't stopped bleeding yet.
This period is really heavy and is uncomfortable, unlike my usual ones. However, I have had an IUD for 4 years as well, would this ,coupled with the pill , cause a problem?
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01 Jan 0001

The IUCD can cause heavy periods. However, it sounds like this one is different from before. You don't say why you were prescribed Dianette. Presumably there is another reason apart from contraception as you already have an IUCD. This could be part of the problem.

Best wishes
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