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Heavy bleeding after cesarean delivery. Should I be worried? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good Evening
User:Hello Doctor Good Evening
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:I had a cesarean for my first baby before 6 months
User:and this is my 2nd mensus
User:bu t im experiencing heavy flow yesterday and today
User:for one hour once i need to change my sanitary pads
User:it is very heavy ...i havnt experienced like this before
User:is that something to be worried about or it is normal?
Doctor:It should be normal. I don't think you need to worry much about it.
Doctor:You said, it started just yesterday.
User:i have started going for my aerobics class before 15 days
User:is there any relation between that and this heavy flow?
Doctor:Heavy flow can be related to sudden start of activity.
User:but i asked my doctor after delivery that when i can start the aerobics class, she told that i can start it after 6 months
User:but i started after 9 onths only
User:ohh...should i discontinue my aerobics?
Doctor:It is fine. Yo need not worry. The bleeding will come down in 2 days.
Doctor:You can discontinue the aerobics until the periods are over, or until the flow becomes less.
User:yeah ...currently im not going
Doctor:Then it should be fine.
User:so there is no problem in continuing my aerobics after my periods,right?
Doctor:Not at all.
User:I am feeling tired because of this
User:can you recommend some thing to take ,so that i can feel brisk
Doctor:Yes. I can understand that. You need to have more of fruit juices, especially oranges.
User:Ohh ok doctor
Doctor:Always have plenty of water.
Doctor:You should be fine in 2 days I hope.
Doctor:In case the heavy flow continues even after 2 more days, then you need to visit your gynecologist once.
User:Thank you so much for your advise, I was much worried about this..but now im feeling much better after consulting with you.
Doctor:You can relax.
Doctor:Heavy bleeding can occur with vrious causes.
Doctor:May be the sudden increase in the temperature of environment, maybe increased activity
Doctor:or it could be small hormonal imbalances.
User:1st month it was normal but this second one is heavy
User:ohh ok
Doctor:So, relax for now, and get along with your daily activities.
User:Ok doctor.Thank you
Doctor:Hope I had been helpful.
User:Yes very much
Doctor:is there anything else that i could help you on?
User:no doctor
User:thank u
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
User:ok doctor... bye
Doctor:Let us know if you have any health related queries.
User:yeah sure
Doctor:Have a Nice Evening!!
User:wish u the same..Bye!!!
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:bye :)
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