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heavy bleeding

hi.i recently had my baby exactly one month ago.the first 3days with lochia were heavy bleeding.then the rest of the days were normal,but these past days ive noticed a change in my bleeding,it has gotten heavy and ive had a few huge clots.is this normal? i dont know much about this i am 17 years old i am breastfeeding and this is my 1st baby
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1330108 tn?1333680904
This could be your first period after birth. I have been told if you are filling a pad more than every hour you need to see your OB asap but I don't know if that is different for right after pregnancy as I am still cooking my first baby (I'm 30 weeks pregnant). Sorry I can't help more
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I think heavy bleeding is normal after delivery.I am also TTC so really sorry i can't help u more.
1521224 tn?1291373537
yes hun its very common 2 bleed and the clots are normal its like ur body is getting rid of rubbishdont worry its normal
1194973 tn?1385507504
Have big are these clots. I was told if the bleeding became very heavy (more than a pad an hour) and/or had clots larger than a quarter to come in immediately. Do you still have your hospital discharge papers? For mine they put conditions where I would need to be seen if they happened and who to call in that situation. Call and ask your doctor what they want you to do.
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