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How soon after giving birth can I wear a tampon?

How soon after giving birth can I wear a tampon?

Six weeks: Not for at least six weeks after the birth. Even if you've never used sanitary pads before, you will need to use them in the first few weeks after your baby is born. This is because during this time, the inner layer of cells from your (womb) sloughs off and passes out of your vagina. This period-like discharge is called lochia. ...Read more

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How soon can I exercise after giving birth?

How soon can I exercise after giving birth?

Ask attending OB : The best person to ask what occurred in labor and what challenges a woman faces after delivery is the OB who was the senior doctor on the case. It's always appropriate for a patient to ask him/her to come talk to her even if not her usual doctor. Information about what transpired, eg, bleeding, can be gained and put in perspective plus advice about exercise and nutrition, precautions can be given. ...Read more

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How soon after giving birth can I have intercourse?

How soon after giving birth can I have intercourse?

Six weeks: Whether you give birth vaginally or by c-section, your body will need time to heal. Many health care providers recommend waiting four to six weeks before having sex. This allows time for the cervix to close, postpartum bleeding to stop, and any tears or repaired lacerations to heal. ...Read more

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How soon you can have sex after giving a birth?

How soon you can have sex after giving a birth?

4 to 6 weeks: We usually recommend that you wait until your postpartum visit in 4 to 6 weeks, so your doctor can make sure you are back to normal. That way you can also discuss birth control options. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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How soon can I take a hot bath or jacuzzi after giving birth?

How soon can I take a hot bath or jacuzzi after giving birth?

Depends: 4 weeks minimum for the womb to close and as long as it takes for any incision or stitches to be closed. Jacuzzi or hot tubes frequently carry a lot of bacteria and the maintenance can not be assured. ...Read more

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How long after giving vaginal birth until i can swim in a pool?

How long after giving vaginal birth until i can swim in a pool?

Postpartum: Generally you are at increased risk of infection for 6 weeks postpartum and that's when i tell my patients it safe to go swimming again. ...Read more

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How soon after having a baby can I get the implanon for birth control?

How soon after having a baby can I get the implanon for birth control?

Any time: You can get the Implanon at any time after delivery - even before discharge from the hospital, if the device is available. A convenient time would be at your postpartum exam. ...Read more

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How soon after giving birth can I safely try to become pregnant again?

How soon after giving birth can I safely try to become pregnant again?

6 months: Getting pregnant again within 6 months of your last birth dramatically increases your risk of pregnancy complications so 6 months is considered the minimum safe interval. Practically speaking (as a father of two) a year or two makes much more sense as an interval before getting pregnant again. ...Read more

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Does pre-seed lubricant help to conceive and if yes how? Can I use it 6 weeks after a 22 weeks sleeping baby. When will my period return after birth

Does pre-seed lubricant help to conceive and if yes how? Can I use it 6 weeks after a 22 weeks sleeping baby. When will my period return after birth

Preseed: Preseed will not help with improving chance of pregnancy. However, unlike other lubricants, does not affect sperm negatively, therefore will not hamper your chances of conceiving. ...Read more

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How long after giving birth can I get pregnant again?

How long after giving birth can I get pregnant again?

Often quickly: Many moms have found themselves pregnant at 3 months post partum having babies one year apart. If you are trying to get pregnant give your body a chance to recover first. Ideal spacing when you can do it is 12-15 months after birth of last chid so siblings are 2-3 years apart. ...Read more

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How long will I have a discharge after giving birth?

How long will I have a discharge after giving birth?

4-6 weeks: You will likely have discharge for 4-6 weeks after a vaginal birth. It will start out heavy and bloody and change to a brown, yellow and finally white color. If you are passing a clots or continue to have heavy bleeding after the first couple of days contact your doctor. ...Read more

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How soon can I start intense exercise after giving birth?

How soon can I start intense exercise after giving birth?

Depends on type: If you had a c-section, resume formal exercise around 6-8 weeks. If you had a natural birth (and assuming there were no pregnancy/childbirth-related issues) you may resume exercise activities within days to weeks from when you gave birth. Regardless of birth mode, i would recommend gradually working back toward the level of activity you were at pre-pregnancy and checking with your OB first. ...Read more

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Sex and pregnancy how long after c-section can a woman have sex?...Also how long after should she start doing house work again?

Sex and pregnancy how long after c-section can a woman have sex?...Also how long after should she start doing house work again?

Most : Most doctors say to wait 6 weeks, however i tell patients that they can resume sex when they feel comfortable (i.e. No pain in stomach, scar healed). Some patients feel fine to have sex 2 weeks later. Everyone's recovery time is different. Light housework 2 weeks after a c-sec. Should be fine, and customary housework at 6 weeks. Again i will state that you should go at your own pace, resume activities when you are comfortable. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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How soon after csection can I take a bath ?

How soon after csection can I take a bath  ?

3 to 6 weeks: If you have an uncomplicated c-section and your wound is completely healed, usually at three to four weeks, and your OB allows you, then you can take a bath. Remember, bath tub water is not the cleanest. Your behind is in the same water as your wound! ...Read more

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After giving birth i was prescribed percocet, how long does it take to get out of your system when breastfeeding. How far back does a oral test go?

After giving birth i was prescribed percocet, how long does it take to get out of your system when breastfeeding. How far back does a oral test go?

12 hrs approx: At 3-4 hours the drug is considered 1/2 gone. At 12 hours it's going to be almost all the way gone. It's so very common for women to have a cesarean section or perineal repair following delivery that requires a narcotic to help with pain. In terms of how long blood test will be positive for narcotic, it's around 36-48 hours. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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How long after giving birth can I work out?

How long after giving birth can I work out?

Pain free: No more bleeding! no. C section? Soon if you were particularly athletic, getting back to it is good. ...Read more

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