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How long after giving birth did you get your regular period again?

With My first two kids, i got my period again at 8 weeks post partum. Now with number three, i'm 14 weeks out and havent gotten it yet. I'm kinda glad i havent but it makes me nervous at the same time. Really dont want to be pregnant again this soon. Some insite and thoughts woukld be great! Thanks!

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Allisonmoymoy

Asked by Allisonmoymoy at 11:58 AM on Sep. 6, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • about 4-5 months with ds and 3-4 w/dd ... in both cases it was a precursor (sp?) to my milk drying up.
    MamiJaAyla

    Answer by MamiJaAyla at 11:59 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • 9 months, 7 months and I don't know yet with this one. I am exclusively breast feeding though.
    khedy

    Answer by khedy at 12:01 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • Eight weeks for me too. I'm on it right now. Fun.
    GinNTonic

    Answer by GinNTonic at 12:02 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • im not breastfeeding...my bleeding from the birth had all but stopped and then it got period like and i got crampy so im assuming it was my period and that was at a lil over 4 weeks PP
    mamagee1218

    Answer by mamagee1218 at 12:04 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • 6 WEEKS EXACTLY
    ELIZABETHSMO902

    Answer by ELIZABETHSMO902 at 12:05 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • I got mine back at 6 months
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 12:06 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • all 3 around 4-5 mos.after having the kids.
    Airforce3mom

    Answer by Airforce3mom at 12:13 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • 15 months, but I was still nursing my kids at that point too.
    aeneva

    Answer by aeneva at 12:29 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • exclusively breastfeeding too... but was as well with the other two.
    Allisonmoymoy

    Comment by Allisonmoymoy (original poster) at 1:24 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • 18 months with the first, and just coming up on 18 months with the second and still no period. Very, very normal while you are nursing.
    LeanneC

    Answer by LeanneC at 2:02 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

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