Period Schedule is Off

Patient

Q: I have just switched from Avian 28-day to the 28-day Tri-Previfem birth control. I'm currently take the placebo pills. I've had bad cramps and some dark brown spotting but nothing that's close to an actual period. It's the 3rd day of the placebo pills. Is this normal???

Symptoms:  Cramping, bloating, moodiness
Doctor

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