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Question about period while breastfeeding adult content

I am still almost exclusivly BFing my 9 month old DS. I haven't had any periods at all since I had him but the other day I started spotting lightly and now 2 days later I am crampy but still not much more then spotting. Is this normal?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:22 PM on Dec. 28, 2010 in Health

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  • Yes. You will be out of whack for a while between hormones returning to normal from pregnancy anc breast feeding. BTW you are so lucky! I had my period back in 6 weeks both times even when I was EBF!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 7:23 PM on Dec. 28, 2010

  • I say yes! My DD is almost 8 mths and I have had NO period ive had cramps a time or two and i have spotted once! I also EBF!!
    ErinML

    Answer by ErinML at 7:27 PM on Dec. 28, 2010

  • yes, your period may be absent or irregular while breastfeeding. some women don't get a period while they're bf, and other super lucky mommas like me get their period back regular at 6 weeks pp. it's all normal lol
    princessbeth79

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 8:23 PM on Dec. 28, 2010

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