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Is it normal to bleed after you stop taking the pill?
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Is it normal to bleed after you stop taking the pill?

I started taking the pill (Tri-cyclen lo) last wednesday when my period started and was on it for four days (4 white pills). For certain reasons, I decided to get off it. But after 2 days being off that pill, I started bleeding again, and it's been 4 days already. Its that normal?
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Your really not suppose to start birth control then stop it. You should always try to finish out the pack, and then let your body have a period. It sounds like your body is just reacting to coming off the pill. If your bleeding gets worse, or pain is accompanied...see your gyn.
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