Menstraul and birth control

Patient

Q: I had my 2nd son on december 22,2011 and i started birth control 1 week ago today. I stopped bleeding the 2nd day i took the pill then 2 days ago i started bleeding again. Its a dark brown and dark red. I am breast feeding so my ob put me on the birth control that doesn't dry up the milk. Is it normal for me to be bleeding? I didn't tear during birth at all.

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