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How many packs of pads do you think Ill need after giving brith? adult content

Up to 6 weeks of bleeding. I heard

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Amber94

Asked by Amber94 at 6:15 PM on Aug. 27, 2013 in Pregnancy

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  • If it's your first child probably 2 or 3. The hospital will send you home with one big pack.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 6:26 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • I guess I lost more than I thought at birth. I only needed one.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 6:45 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • I went thru 3 packs of the bladder control pads (about 60) the 1st week and a half,and an additional 3 of my regular Always pads (about 42) the other 4 1/2 weeks
    I bled like a piggy
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 7:53 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • I'd buy 2 to start and keep the receipts. You won't have any idea how long it might last til you're there.

    I bled 6 weeks with my first, and less than 24 hours with my second.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 8:19 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • I guess it depends on the person and the delivery. I didn't bleed that much because I had a C-section. I had one big bleeding incident at the end of the first week that almost sent me on a middle-of-the-night trip to the emergency room, but then It stopped and the bleeding was pretty much over with.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 8:30 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

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