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Period question...

I just stopped breastfeeding my son a week ago, he is almost 7 weeks old. I haven't had my monthly yet, so my question is, when after stopping nursing, when would someone get their period?? Did anyone just stop breastfeeding and in the same boat. I know every women is different, I just want to have an idea of when I would get my first postpartum period. Thanks.

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kristine8333

Asked by kristine8333 at 2:45 PM on May. 17, 2011 in Health

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  • With dd #1 I stopped breastfeeding at 6 weeks and I got my period about 20 days later.With dd #2 I was still breastfeeding when it started and this was about 8,5 months after birth.
    MyrMar

    Answer by MyrMar at 5:46 AM on May. 18, 2011

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