Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

2 Bumps

After you have a baby?

Ok i had my second child six weeks ago by a c-section. The first two weeks i bleed and then it stoped and today four weeks after that i started my period. Im not sure because its kinda heavy and bright red with clots is this normal after having kids?? I cant really remember after my first child was born....

Answer Question

Asked by mthomas817 at 10:56 PM on Feb. 27, 2011 in Pregnancy

Level 5 (81 Credits)
Answers (6)
  • yes it is

    Answer by devinalexis at 11:08 PM on Feb. 27, 2011

  • That sounds pretty normal, but if the bleeding gets very heavy, definitely go see your doctor. Do you breastfeed?

    Answer by judimary at 11:10 PM on Feb. 27, 2011

  • Yes.

    Answer by summerbear at 11:36 PM on Feb. 27, 2011

  • I did but it wasnt filling him up. So i just switched to formula

    Comment by mthomas817 (original poster) at 4:04 AM on Feb. 28, 2011

  • yep it is it will get better in time

    Answer by Tarrahs2011 at 9:20 AM on Feb. 28, 2011

  • Yep

    Answer by sstepph at 5:07 PM on Mar. 8, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.