Aa
A
A
A
Close
Pregnancy Community
72.3k Members
Avatar universal

Pregnancy after breastfeeding?

Ok so here it goes! I have a 10 month old son. I stopped breastfeeding about 9 1/2 weeks ago and I have yet to get my period. I have been nauseated for about two weeks straight, have bloating and sensitivity to smells. Since I haven't had a period in almost two years I am not sure if its Pregnancy symptoms or just the start of a period coming back. I have to note that I did spot about 5 days after I stopped breastfeeding for a few hours but absolutely nothing since then. I took a test 8 days ago and it was (-) but something is telling me maybe I should test again. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Oh yeah and I guess I should add the test I took came from the Dollar Store so Not exactly sure how reliable it would have been.
2 Responses
209371 tn?1315950540
It sounds like you are to me!  I used the dollar tree test for both the kids I already have, but if I were you I'd definately go buy me a good test. Good Luck!
1194973 tn?1385507504
I would definitely retest!!! I just weaned my daughter a little over a month ago and hadn't had a period in almost 2 years as well. Found out just a few hours ago that I am indeed pregnant again so it's definitely possible.
Have an Answer?
Top Pregnancy Answerers
13167 tn?1327197724
Austin, TX
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Get information and tips on how to help you choose the right place to deliver your baby.
Get the facts on how twins and multiples are formed and your chance of carrying more than one baby at a time.
Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision.
What to expect during the first hours after delivery.
Learn about early screening and test options for your pregnancy.
Learn about testing and treatment for GBS bacterium.