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Old 06-01-2014, 11:09 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Spotting for 3 days before period

Anyone ever had this? Talk about annoying. My midwife is going to order a day 21 progesterone draw for me this next cycle to see what is going on with this spotting. My LP was only 8 days long this cycle too. My period finally started this morning. Relieved but annoyed to have to deal with spotting for so long!


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Yep! All the time. For me it was an indication of low progesterone. I took B6 and that seemed to help with the spotting. It is supposed to support the corpus luteum.



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Yep, I've dealt with this too. I'm pretty sure it was because of low progesterone. It got better when I started taking vitex and b6. My LP also lengthed with these supplements.
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