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    post partum question, how long did you bleed?
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    Wendy12345678 posted:
    So I am going on 3 weeks post partum (Saturday) and I still have to use pads, and I'm wondering if this is normal. I don't bleed all the time, just in sperts, so I have to have a real pad (not tiny panty liner) on all the time. How long did you bleed for? Is this normal????
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    newmommy301978 responded:
    I did for about 4 weeks now I'm just wearing a panty liner
     
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    MNMommy3 responded:
    I'm right about where you're at. I'm 3 weeks postpartum yesterday and still having to wear a panty liner.. a long one though. I'm not necessarily bleeding anymore but have occasional brown/tan mucous-type discharge... super annoying!!
     
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    HaveFaith1224 responded:
    Three weeks for me yesterday and I'm still bleeding off and on. Sometimes more than others so I'm not at panty liner yet, still wearing a pad, but a thin one. Not sure how much longer this is going to last.
     
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    ReneeErin responded:
    I bled on and off for 7 weeks. It was mostly gone for weeks 4 and 5.
     
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    Kay_And responded:
    I bled for 7 weeks
     
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    EmandB responded:
    I'm still bleeding 10 weeks later :( It will be like no bleeding for 2 days, bleeding for 3 days, no bleeding for 1 day, bleeding for 4 days... it sucks.
     
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    Tiffany30189 responded:
    with DD I bled for 6 months... with this baby I only bled for about 6 days... but it was a very easy delivery for sure and had very little bleeding for that either. I think that was an exception to the rule for sure...
     
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    Korin81 responded:
    With my first pregnancy I bled for about 5 weeks. I am at 4 now and I am using a liner at this point.
    Me (29) DH (24) DS (2) DD (3 weeks)
     
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    happymoe responded:
    I had to move my 6 week check up because I was still bleeding. I had a c-section and still bled for 7 1/2 weeks. The last 1/2 of that just being a liner.
     
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    lexilynn2010 responded:
    im at 8 weeks and still bleeding :/ i even got my period already yet im still bleeding, not badly but still annoying
     
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    BdBabygirl replied to happymoe's response:
    what did the doctors say to you
     
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    jrap1978 responded:
    with my 1st i bled for 4 weeks,nothing on week 5,and then my cycle came back week 6! it sucked!! i'm on week 3 this time and it seems to be stopping,just a brownish discharge, so i'm assuming aunt flo will make an appearance around week 5 this time..uggg...so yeh its normal :)
     
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    Wendy12345678 responded:
    LOL, seems to be a popular issue. The coming and going really sucks! I went and bought panty liners, but no go yet. Seems like I still have the yellowish discharge, but then boom, every 2-3 days I'll bleed, then nothing. Its a tease!


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