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Is this normal? Period after baby

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Nuttyaboutnutella · 28/07/2019 15:32

I had my youngest 9 weeks ago. Lochia finished pretty much around 3 weeks post partum. Period still hasn't turned up. Ive had symptoms from about 3-4 weeks -- mild cramps, craving carbs/chocolate, bloating, tiredness, bad mood, etc. All my normal PMS symptoms. I had very, very mild spotting a few weeks ago for a couple of hours. However, it hasn't arrived yet. I only breastfed her for 3 days. With my son, I breastfed for 6 weeks and period arrived when he was about 9 weeks old, so I presumed it would've turned up by now. I've had regular discharge, but doesn't smell or anything.

Does this sound normal?
Oh yeah, there is ZERO chance I could be pregnant again.

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ReeReeR · 28/07/2019 15:34

It can take months for some women to get their period back so sounds “normal” to me but speak to your gp or midwife if you’re worried

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