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I mean I had my daughter almost 3 weeks ago. I havent had my period back yet. Itd be time, now. Is it just because I had my daughter only 3 weeks ago, or something else??

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MaliyahsMommy12

Asked by MaliyahsMommy12 at 11:10 PM on Apr. 25, 2011 in Health

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  • Ask your doctor.
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 11:12 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • I didn't have my period until 2 months later, everyone is different. Breastfeeding delays your period too, I've heard of women not getting it until 7 months after the baby.
    GomezMami2908

    Answer by GomezMami2908 at 11:14 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Are you BFing? I heard you can go a year or more without one if you are.

    And I think it's quite a while before you get it again even if you aren't BFing.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:15 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • My daughter is 11 weeks and I just got mine back :( and about the same or longer with my other two!
    Threes_for_me

    Answer by Threes_for_me at 11:18 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • It might be awhile before you have one again.
    ladyb155

    Answer by ladyb155 at 11:18 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • It can take a while for your body to get back to normal. If you're breastfeeding it can be many months or even more than a year before it comes back.
    judimary

    Answer by judimary at 11:20 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • it can be several weeks or months before yu get a period, but make sure that you are using birth control even when you aren't getting it so you don't have 2 kids in 1 year! (Unless that's what you want :)
    stacy8606

    Answer by stacy8606 at 11:25 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Talk to the dr. Everyone I know got it right after giving birth.
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 11:32 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • It took me 2 months to get my cycle after having DS.
    If you are breast feeding it could take much much longer.
    Wish2Be

    Answer by Wish2Be at 7:29 AM on Apr. 26, 2011

  • I didn't get mine back with my first two until they were 6 weeks old, even while exclusively breastfeeding.
    PrincessPeach06

    Answer by PrincessPeach06 at 12:38 PM on Apr. 26, 2011

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