I've been spotting for 7 days on and off What

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Q: I've been spotting for 7 days on and off. What does this mean? The blood has varied from brown and red like my period. It started on day 15 of my cycle and now its the 22. Is my period just early? Or could i be pregnant? Last month my period was later than usual and this month the spotting occured during when my usual period would take place. I took plan b two weeks ago as well. Is this a side effect?

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