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how long after a c-section do you have to wait to take a tub bath?

my docotor told me but i already forgot. i owuld love nothing more then to take a warm bubble bath and read a book righ t now but i am not sure if i can soak in a tub yet. its been 2weeks and 3 days since my c section

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J_L_Fshr

Asked by J_L_Fshr at 10:57 PM on Oct. 20, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • i waited like 6-8 wks

    for two reasons i was scared to get it submurged(sp?) and because it was hard for m to get in and out for a while
    edgpag

    Answer by edgpag at 10:58 PM on Oct. 20, 2008

  • if u feel good go for it, but if u still have pain wait atleast 4 weeks.
    kimaam

    Answer by kimaam at 11:16 PM on Oct. 20, 2008

  • I waited 6 weeks because I was just scared. I became a huge worry wart after I had my daughter.
    litlemoma05

    Answer by litlemoma05 at 10:40 AM on Oct. 21, 2008

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