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How long after you had your baby did you start?

how long after you had your baby did you start your period b/c its been 2mon and i really want to get back on bc b/c condoms suck

 
Paigesmommy78

Asked by Paigesmommy78 at 12:05 PM on Oct. 24, 2010 in General Parenting

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Answers (10)
  • I started at 4 weeks. Wasn't very happy about it!
    Have you looked into an IUD? You don't have to wait for your period to return to get one.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 12:11 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • are you breast feeding? when i breast fed I didnt have a period for 6 months after birth.. ( i had to put on formula due to my medical condition requiring me to take all kinds of pills)
    depends on the situation of course. hopefully some others can give you a ball park figure , but remember everyone is different.
    Weldo1983

    Answer by Weldo1983 at 12:08 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • Still havent started... My daughter is 13 weeks.
    kiansmom0423

    Answer by kiansmom0423 at 12:09 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • the day i had him
    Kittty_Katt

    Answer by Kittty_Katt at 12:12 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • You can go on b/cat 6 weeks usually! If you are B/F then you hae to take the mini-pill. If not you can start B/C whenever.
    I b/f for 11 months and didnt get my period for 13 months.
    crazy4u49033

    Answer by crazy4u49033 at 12:25 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • I started 5 weeks after I had her, which was about 2.5 weeks after the regular post partum bleeding had stopped. I was breastfeeding exclusively, too, so it was kind of a shock.
    Mrs.BAT

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 12:26 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • I started about 5 weeks after birth...
    raurismomma07

    Answer by raurismomma07 at 1:01 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • I breastfed, and had my first period eight weeks after my daughter was born.
    Why don't you get fitted for a diaphragm?
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 3:52 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • I Bf and had my period around 3 months or so. You could always try an IUD. I have the mirena in right now and love it. Low dose hormone, no periods, stays in for 5 years or if you want it out sooner.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 8:34 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • I never got one between my oldest two, and I was 5 months PP when I got pregnant again...
    I was around 6 or 7 months PP when I got it back after my second baby.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 9:26 PM on Oct. 24, 2010