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Old 01-18-2011, 10:35 PM   #11
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Re: AF only 3 months after baby :(

I was wondering the same thing. I had pp bleeding for 5 weeks. Then one week off and AF came. She's been regular ever since...3 cycles now. I've never been this regular. I haven't noticed a dip in my supply would you know?


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Old 01-19-2011, 04:09 AM   #12
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Re: AF only 3 months after baby :(

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thanks...I really hope you're right that it doesn't change anything about breastfeeding. I'm just really bummed about this. I loved not having a period lol I would tell people that the best thing about being pregnant is no AF!! Now I'm just sad about the return of cramps, mood swings, and general all around uncomfortableness

Girl I was in your same shoes last month! I thought maybe it was just a mixup and I wouldn't get one this month. Nope, got it this past weekend. I'm bummed too because I thought I wouldn't get it the whole time I was breastfeeding.

I did notice last week before I started that it took a little while longer to get let down to start but not much. I don't know if that is cycle related or I just wasn't drinking enough water so I upped my water intake and things are back to normal.
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Old 01-19-2011, 04:16 AM   #13
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Re: AF only 3 months after baby :(

Mine came back at 7 weeks and dd is still nursing at 13 months some people just get their cycle back earlier than others even while breastfeeding
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