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Are periods usually irregular once you stop breastfeeding?

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Dr. Elizabeth Bird
Pediatrics 19 years experience
They can be: It is common for it to take several months for periods to normalize during or after breastfeeding. Note that this does not mean that you are not ovulating and that it is still possible to get pregnant while your periods are irregular.

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Last updated Mar 6, 2019

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