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Wife Is Breastfeeding Can She Get Pregnant Before Her Period
Is it possible my wife is pregnant? My son is 8 months old and she's been breastfeeding him the whole time. Her period first came back last month but hasn't returned. She's on day 34 of cycle now.
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Not usually: Typically a woman who is breastfeeding does not ovulate for several months she therefore will not have a period. Since it is hard to know when ovulation (egg release) will resume, birth control of some sort should be used, however, --assuming that another pregnancy is not an immediate goal. ...Read more
I've been breastfeeding for 17 months and haven't had a period the whole time. Can i get pregnant during this time?
My daughter is almost one and I am still breastfeeding at night only. I haven't had a period yet, is it still possible to get pregnant?
Yes: Check with your ob- gyn to confirm. ...Read more
No period while taking Cerazette for 1 year. Stopped yesterday but still breastfeeding. Is there risk to get pregnant before getting my period back?
I am currently breastfeeding, just started NoraBe a week ago but I haven't had my period yet for almost 4 months and I have sex. Can I get pregnant?
Stopped breastfeeding 6 mo old & had what I thought was period. It lasted 2 days 48 days ago. No period again, neg pregnancy tests. Can I get preg?
Probably yes.: It can take up to 2 years for normal hormone levels to return to normal. Lactation does affect ability to get pregnant and the use of prolonged breastfeeding is an acceptable way to try to prevent subsequent pregnancies. Levels have to be normal usually to sustain pregnancy. If trying to get pregnant, I would discuss with your OB-GYN. ...Read more
I have a 1yr old baby breastfeeding,i had unprotected sex trying to concive ,didnt get pregnant , got my period for 4days again after 14days for 3days?
How can I get pregnant where breastfeeding for two years? Two periods in a months sumthing i try to get pregnant 4 times no results?
Yes: You can get pregnant while breastfeeding - i can have you meet my second child - a product of just that ( and by the way, he's a great man now). However, your ovulation is much more sporadic, so knowing when you are fertile and ovulating is much more difficult to determine and you usually don't ovulate as often, so it may take longer to get pregnant while still nursing. ...Read more
I am currently breastfeeding and want to get pregnant again. I am yet to menstruate so is it possible I have been ovulating? Can I "bring on" periods?
Breastfeeding: Breastfeeding every 4 hours during the day and 6 hours during the night makes ovulation almost impossible. You cannot bring your periods while breastfeeding. It is the way of nature arranging things so you can help your baby grow. Once you start ovulating the milk production will stop soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prolactin and cycle.: When you breast feed, the hormone prolactin is secreted by the pituitary glad to aid in milk let down for the baby. Prolactin causes the secretion of fsh and lh by the pituitary to be suppressed, so the ovaries may respond with no or irregular cycles. You may begin to ovulate and cycle by 6 to 9 months postpartum, so some people get pregnant breast feeding. Hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 7 weeks post pregnancy & exclusively breastfeeding. Is it normal to have a period or bleed the first week of taking camila.
Yes.: Your hormones are all over the place, so almost anything is possible. Use a back up method of birth control for the first month of the pill anyway - don't forget! congratulations on breast feeding - it is the best for your baby. Sometimes it seems hard, but you're doing the right thing - good job. ...Read more
Not normal: Studies show that most nonlactating women will not ovulate until 6 weeks postpartum. 70% have had return of ovulation by 12 weeks. This would then be normally followed by menstruation. 11 months is significantly longer than this timeframe, and deserves and evaluation by a doctor. ...Read more
Have stopped mini pill & breastfeeding and due for period but only got spotting, checked with a pregnant test and come up negitive?
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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