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I dont have my period back yet. Is this normal?

i am not breastfeeding and my daughter was born almost 2 months ago.


Asked by amber710 at 4:31 PM on Oct. 8, 2008 in Health

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  • It's perfectly normal. it can take up to 6 or so months. HOWEVER, you become fertile a couple weeks before your period starts. since you don't know when you'll start, USE BIRTH CONTROL if you don't want kids again so soon!!! also, sometimes before your period starts, you may spot on and off for up to two weeks. that's normal also, so be prepared! :)

    Answer by MommyToJessica at 5:18 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • It's normal for you to get your period back any time between a couple weeks after birth or not until months after you wean entirely. Assume you are fertile any way and use BC if you aren't ready to conceive again.


    Answer by riotgrrl at 4:35 PM on Oct. 8, 2008

  • Some women don't get their periods until 6 or 8 months after having their baby.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:46 PM on Oct. 8, 2008