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using tampons?

ok yet another question about a c section. if i get released monday is it alright to wear a tampon just for a couple hours to go swimming?

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Asked by thehippiebaby at 1:56 PM on Jun. 26, 2009 in Health

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  • Ask your doctor but I would say no. Even though you had a c-section, your cervix is still out of whack from the pregnancy (and labor if you had any).

    Answer by bocamom62 at 2:01 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

  • anyone else???

    Answer by thehippiebaby at 2:37 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

  • Not for the first 6 weeks after section.....nothing vaginally. You will still have an open wound where the placenta was attached.

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 3:32 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

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