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Heavy Period 5 months after c section? (TMI!)

I had a c section almost 5 months ago with my first baby. I'm on depo, but went off it this month for insurance issues (will go back in december.) After the baby i had a lot of bleeding which they said was normal, but now I have my period (first one since bleeding from pregnancy stopped). It's really really heavy and there seems to be a lot of excess tissue coming away with my tampons. Is this normal?

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Squeakette

Asked by Squeakette at 3:33 PM on Nov. 29, 2009 in Health

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  • bump because i'm worried and have no answers yet.
    Squeakette

    Answer by Squeakette at 6:08 PM on Nov. 29, 2009

  • Yes, it's normal because you just had a baby and came off birth control. My period are still a lot heavier (2 years after having DD) then before I had a baby.
    mamakenzi

    Answer by mamakenzi at 2:55 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

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