I gave birth 8 weeks ago, normal vaginal birth with

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Q: I gave birth 8 weeks ago, normal vaginal birth with no complications. Obviously I bled afterwards, but stopped within 5 weeks or so. I started taking the progesterone pill at 6 weeks, but have started bleeding again. It's not overly heavy, but is bright red with a few clots. I have also had a bit of dizziness. Should I be worried? Or is it something to do with my pill? Or is it my period?

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