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how long after you have a baby do you get your period?

I don't breast feed. I had my little girl 6 weeks ago and don't remember how long it is before I get my period.

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GiannisMomma

Asked by GiannisMomma at 8:24 PM on Jun. 19, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • 2 months for me.
    Brandi300

    Answer by Brandi300 at 8:25 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • it depends.... usually around 6 weeks (and i was ebf which is supposed to delay it but it never did lol). it won't be regular for awhile though.
    princessbeth79

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 8:26 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Well, I breast fed. So that will change things. But my oldest was 5 months old when I got pregnant with my second, and I didn't get a period between them. After the youngest, I think it was about 5 or 6 months...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 8:26 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • I got it back at 6-8 weeks with all three of ours.
    LorisChar

    Answer by LorisChar at 8:27 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Thanks! I am not looking forward to it but I need to be prepared!
    GiannisMomma

    Answer by GiannisMomma at 8:29 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • I nursed my son and didn't get a period until the month before he turned two years old.
    Mom_to_Skyler

    Answer by Mom_to_Skyler at 11:04 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • When Aunt Flo decides she misses you. ANY time. Be prepared. She usually shows when it's least convenient.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 1:55 PM on Jun. 21, 2010

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