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How long after having your first child did you get your period back? I am bottle feeding.

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MARCH2010MOM

Asked by MARCH2010MOM at 5:05 PM on Jun. 18, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • My first I didn't (because of breast feeding) But My second was born Dec 13th. I bled for the 4-6 weeks after, then got my first period Jan 22. I really only had one weekend without bleeding. lol Because I never had one with my first I didn't know what it would be like with my second, and it sucked!! I was going through super pads and tampons by the hour. I had to wear both because I bled so much. But they got lighter by the third period and less painful.
    LucasMama08

    Answer by LucasMama08 at 5:10 PM on Jun. 18, 2010

  • 6 weeks with my first two babies and I was EBF. I'm at 6 months PP and haven't gotten my period yet after my 3rd baby, but I'm BFing again.
    ThrivingMom

    Answer by ThrivingMom at 7:06 PM on Jun. 18, 2010

  • 3 weeks bleeding after delivery...took a week-week and a half off and my period came, i was bottle feeding as well
    Kennadismom

    Answer by Kennadismom at 8:43 PM on Jun. 18, 2010

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