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A 27-year-old female asked:

my baby is 3 months next week still haven't got my period.. stopped breastfeeding at 7-8 weeks... is this normal? it's my 2nd baby too..

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Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Not unusual: It usually takes 6-8 weeks after you stop breastfeeding for return of your period. Nothing to be worried about at this point, but if no period after another month, then suggest talk to OB about how long to wait to be concerned.

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