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If you have a c-section adult content

Do you still bleed for 4-6 weeks after birth?

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Asked by daina82 at 9:51 PM on Apr. 21, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • yes...sadly lol

    Answer by proudmommy690 at 9:52 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • Yes.

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 9:53 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • Yes. I've had two and the postpartum bleeding is the same as for a vaginal delivery. Only no tearing. :P

    Answer by judimary at 9:54 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • Yes, but I went about a week. It wasn't as bad as I thought. Everyone's different.

    Answer by Kathy675 at 9:54 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • Yes

    Answer by mari2120 at 9:56 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • You sure do.. I never thought to ask, and my c-section was a last minute decision.. and I thought I wouldnt and was happy about that.. but i was wrong!!! :(

    Answer by VBM7287 at 9:59 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • I didn't. I bled for about 2 weeks and that was it. Then about 6 weeks later, I started my "normal" cycle.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:06 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • First time no..I bled for about 3 weeks I think..the second time I bled a lot longer I think it was 6 to 8 weeks and the last time I bled for about 4 weeks.

    So it varies and depends I think it depends on how much they "suction" out when they do the section.

    Answer by way1 at 10:07 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • you are recovering from surgery...which can makes everything a little harder, from breastfeeding to sleeping. Avoid it if you don't NEED one!

    Answer by boomamma at 10:14 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • I bleed for 3 weeks and then spotted till my next cycle started 4 weeks after that.. Best of luck momma

    Answer by candcsmom2008 at 10:26 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

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