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I am breastfeeding my 6m old son and having blood discharge like a very light period on a regular basis. Also im 24 and this is my 3rd child

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ladymommie86

Asked by ladymommie86 at 5:55 PM on Sep. 17, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Are you on BC?
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 5:56 PM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • Many women have periods while breastfeeding. I was one of them and I breastfeed exclusively. It's normal. But if you're not on BC and the discharge happens more often then once a month for those4-6 days when a period usually is, I would address this to a doctor.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 5:57 PM on Sep. 17, 2010

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