A 27-year-old female asked:
10 weeks postpartum. lochia stopped at 8 wks. now 2d heavy bleeding, sm clots and dark mucousy tissue. started micronor (norethindrone) 6d ago. afebrile is this normal?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ted Anderson answered
27 years experience Gynecology
Yes: Irregular bleeding is not an uncommon occurrence after pregnancy, especially if breastfeeding is involved. With the micronor (norethindrone) (progesterone only pill) your bleeding should decrease in amount and duration.
Answered on Dec 23, 2012
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