A 25-year-old female asked:
Breastfeeding an 11 month old baby, still no period... is this causing me to have a bigger stomach well it flatten some what once i get period?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
No : Your breast feeding is not causing you to have a larger stomach or become bloated. You actually burn more calories breast feeding.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 14, 2015
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$44 video appointments with $19/month membership*
*Billed $57 every 3 months. Cancel anytime.
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.