Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community
Bleeding after child birth
About This Community:

A community of expecting mothers (18 to 24 Years Old) offering support through pregnancy and childbirth. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Bleeding after child birth

So i gave birth to my second Child 5 months ago. ever since my bleeding has not been normal i did bleed for about 1 1/2 months right after i had her then i stopped for about 2-3week then started again. now more recently i will bleed for a week then stop for 2 week then start again and bleed for a day then stop for a day  then bleed for 2 or 3 days in a row  then stop i have NO pain and i am NOT bleeding extremely heavy i DO have small clots sometime about the size of a pea. i AM breeatfeeding and i am NOT on any birthcontrol i had a smooth delivery and the doctor gave me the "Ok" at my 6 week check-up  and i am in my early 20's (if that matters) it just seem as if i am always bleeding . i just wanted to know if anyone has experienced this or if i should be worried. Thank-You
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
I haven't really heard of this... im sorry I am no help. If I were you, id call my doc just to be sure. That sounds like a lot of bleeding. ):
Related Discussions
5 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
I haven't really heard of this... im sorry I am no help. If I were you, id call my doc just to be sure. That sounds like a lot of bleeding. ):
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
U better visit ur doc n get urself checked .. Hope u r fine
Blank
1194973_tn?1385507504
No, this is not normal to be bleeding like this--especially if you're not on some form of birth control. There could be a few different things causing it, but all would need to be evaluated by a doctor. Your lining could be thick, you could have retained tissue, etc. If your doctor won't listen or dismisses you, get a second opinion.
Blank
689528_tn?1364139441
I would contact your doctor to make sure everything is fine but I'm betting it's because of you breastfeeding. Some women will miss their period all together, get it later on or bleed or spot occasionally!
I hope you get it worked out soon...that must be terribly frustrating and draining!
Blank
689528_tn?1364139441
p.s...I have a friend that was getting her period every 2 weeks and it was because she was still breastfeeding. She stopped and her cycles have gone back to normal. I'm by no means not telling to stop breastfeeding though...you should do what is best for you and your baby!
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
12940884_tn?1429420873
Blank
Belle313 commented on photo
8 mins ago
1580318_tn?1430915905
Blank
Shannon79 commented on photo
11 mins ago
1580318_tn?1430915905
Blank
Shannon79 commented on photo
14 mins ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Sareney_beany12
10665671_tn?1413748049
Blank
tasha30214
11587059_tn?1427631863
Blank
shaymich2015
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
katie_1989
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
diachong
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
Tavi12
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Sareney_beany12
10665671_tn?1413748049
Blank
tasha30214
11587059_tn?1427631863
Blank
shaymich2015
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
katie_1989
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
diachong
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
Tavi12