All you need to know about discharge after giving birth
Discharge doesn’t stop after you’ve been discharged from hospital
After birth discharge – what is lochia?
Lochia after vaginal delivery
Lochia after C-section
What to do about postpartum discharge
When should you see a doctor about after birth discharge
- Signs of infection, such as funky-smelling discharge
- A high fever, or chills
- Clammy skin
- Blood that is still bright red and heavy in the second week
- A tender feeling on one or both sides of your tummy
- Feeling dizzy or faint
- A racing, irregular heartbeat
The medical information in this article is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes. Please consult your doctor for guidance about a specific medical condition.