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Spotting while breastfeeding?

I've been EBFing my son for almost three months. I bled originally for eight weeks after birth and ever since then I have been spotting every two weeks. Is this normal?


Asked by bluelady27 at 11:37 PM on May. 27, 2009 in Health

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  • It doesnt sound like anything to be worried about. Not extrememly common, but just one of things that can happen, after having a baby your body will do all sorts of wierd things. It would be more likely if you are supplementing, or pumping to keep your supply up. If it becomes very painful I might call your doc but otherwise it sounds harmless.

    Answer by AK_aries at 12:12 AM on May. 28, 2009

  • yes i did that not every two weeks but some and the doctor said it was normal.

    Answer by nursinghannah at 12:11 AM on May. 28, 2009

  • I have been BFing for 9 months and have had a period for the last 5...everyones different.

    Answer by calliesmommie at 1:11 AM on May. 28, 2009

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