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23 Nov 2004

My girlfriend used injection for 8 years but now she stop because we're planning to have a baby & her periods takes a month without stoping. Our dr. gave her this green pills but her peroids doesn't stop. Second Q which things that can we use to clean up our system e.g pills, food. Last Q it is wrong to make love to lady when she is in period because I done it several-times ??? THANK YOU
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01 Jan 0001

It may take a while for her body to adjust to being off the injection. You will just have to be patient. If the bleeding is heavy, she should go back to the doctor.
There is nothing you need to "clean out your system" other than a healthy diet and avoiding smoking and alcohol. Your girlfriend should start taking folate tablets if she is planning to conceive.
There is no reason not to make love during a period.

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