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First Period After Breastfeeding
On my first period after breastfeeding, and it's now lasted 2 weeks and is still heavy. I have thyroid issues, too. Is this normal?
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
MENSTRUATION: It should normally come 6-8weeks postpartum.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had a baby 4 months ago and stopped breastfeeding 2 months ago. When should I have my first period?
Can start about now: After delivering a baby, a woman will not resume menstrual periods for months. The time could be a few or many months. It varies a great deal among women. Often, a non-breastfeeder gets her menses after 2-4 months, a typical breast-feeder has her period after 6-8 months, and the few exclusively breastfeeding moms might go a year without menses. A woman can get pregnant before first menses returns! ...Read more
Gave birth in July. Still breastfeeding. Had first period since birth 6 weeks ago but haven't had once since. Can delay be because of breastfeeding?
I have been exclusively breastfeeding for 4 months, when can I expect to have my first period after delivery? Will my period effect my milk supply?
Varies: Great job on the great feeding! Keep it up! Your period may not start until you stop breast feeding. However, it could start earlier to. It varies from woman to woman. If your period comes, your milk supply should not be significantly affected if you are consistently breast feeding. Keep up the great work! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had intercourse on 9th and 10th day after my period and I took morning pill on 11th day. Will I get pregnant? And this is my first period after my first delivery and I am breastfeeding mom. Can u help me?
Had my baby 10weeks ago, got my first period after that last month and this month I am 4days late! could it be just the hormones that are not back to normal yet or could I be pregnant again?! oh and wasn't able to breast feed so breast feeding can't be th
I am having bright red moderate bleeding 7 weeks postpartum, and I exclusively breastfeed. I this my first period or should I be worried?
I'm 5 mnths post partum, I am breast feeding, no chance of pregnancy, haven't gotten first period yet, but brown spotting in underwear. Period coming?
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
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