I am on birth control shots but had sex My

Patient

Q: I am on birth control shots but had sex.. My period should be any time but has turned out spotty instead unlike usually.. But I have had cramps.. Could I be pregnant?

Doctor

A:   Hello,
Thanks for the query.

Abnormal spotting, reduced flow in bleeding can be possible when you are on birth control pills. However, do a pregnancy test to rule out pregnancy as no contraceptive is hundred percent effective.

Hope this helped.
Regards

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