Your breasts started leaking colostrum a week ago 8 months after giving up breast feeding Could this be a sign of pregnancy or can milk just return at any time after breast feeding?
My breast leaked over a year after I had my children.My doctor said it was normal.
If you have stopped breast feeding for more than a year but are just recently leaking could that be a sign of pregnancy?
Yes, leaking colostrum in early pregnancy has been reported.
Not always. Colostrum can leak from your breasts at any time. Pregnancy or not. Hormone changing can make you leak a little big of colostrum. Some women will leak more then others, especially if they've already had children.
You are 31 weeks pregnant and have just started leaking colostrum and blood is leaking from your breast is this normal?
Leaking small amounts of colostrum is normal, but leaking blood from you breasts (unless they are cracked, dry and irritated, may not be normal. Ask your OB. Leaking small amounts of colostrum is normal, but leaking blood from you breasts (unless they are cracked, dry and irritated, may not be normal. Ask your OB.
It just means that you are normal. Your body is preparing for the birth and feeding of your baby. Many women experience colostrum leakage early in their pregnancy, some even in their first trimester.
You have all the signs of pregnancy leaking colostrum tired brown discharge but you have a negative pregnancy test?
those are not signs of pregnancy. leaking colostrum doesnt happen until late in pregnancy or after birth. brown discharge just sounds like the end of period or you are just diseased.
At any time, it differs for each woman. Usually in the third trimester you will start to experience leakage of colostrum which is produced prior to milk production after the birth of the baby
It's possible, but leaking breasts aren't the first sign of pregnancy. Take a pregnancy test, and contact your health care provider for a breast exam.
Your husband had a vasectomy 1 year ago you are leaking colostrum and on your period with a lot of cramping what should you expect or can you still get pregnant?
Hello. Most vasectomys these days work and stop the man from being fertile, but there is occurances where the man continues to release sperm spontaneously and this causes unexpected pregnancies. Leaking colostrum is a indication of pregnancy but this usually happens when your 3-4 months pregnant. Most women realise their pregnant this far along but some women don't. Especially if you don't expect to be pregnant. Leaking colostrum is also caused by too much progesterone… Read More
Yes there are chances of milk leaking when the breasts are fondled.
Hello. Your breasts could be leaking milk because you are pregnant or because you have a milk duct infection. Do a pregnancy test. If its negative see your doctor about the breast leakage.
Generally the woman's body will begin to prepare her for breast feeding in the 3rd trimester. Her breasts will leak a small amount of fluid not quite "milk" but "colostrum", which helps trigger the bodies hormones for producing and encouraging the "let down" of milk. Studies say that the first milk that oozes out of the breast which is called the "colostrum", which is thick and yellow, plays an important role in the health of… Read More
I started leaking colostrum when I was about 12 weeks along. Then I started leaking milk in my 7th month. It depends on your body ... some people never leak at all.
yes, breast changes significantly! They become bigger, firmer and the circles around nipples become much darker. At the end of pregnancy they sometimes start leaking colostrum.
NO, pumping and nipple stimulation, can cause early labor.
I had my last period 1 1/2 months ago had a blood test done 2 weeks ago but my breasts are leaking colostrum. Am i pregnant? I stopped breastfeeding my second child October 2006, might it be due to this that the milk is just still working itself out
Yes. However your breasts are leaking Colostrum or pre-milk and not breastmilk. Breastmilk doesn't arrive until a day or two after the baby is born.
I am not breast feeding but my breasts are still leaking how long will it last I had my baby in October?
Your doctor can give you something to dry up your breast milk.
Dont think its really breast milk but maybe colostrum. Due to homones I think it could be possible but dont think it well last through your pregnancy...kjsmom
If you have stopped breast feeding for more than a year but are still leaking could that be a sign of pregnancy?
If you stopped leaking and then suddenly started leaking again, that is a possible sign of pregnancy. But if you have never stopped leaking, then it's probably that you just haven't "dried up" yet. It takes some women longer than others.
When the child is 2 - 3 years old. Because until then you should be breastfeeding it.
Could you be pregnant if you're on the pill and used antibiotics and then got a period a week early and tested negative a couple of days after your period but are leaking colostrum?
Leaking colostrum only happens during 3rd month of pregnancy and usually nearer to the time of labour. Your most likely experiencing nipple discharge due to a infection. See your doctor about this. Antibiotics can lower the effect of the pill.
If this is not a first pregnancy it is not abnormal to leak colostrum for the whole 9 months. If this is your first pregnancy generally you will start noticing a clear to cloudy yellowish liquid called colostrum during the second trimester. If you are planning on breast feeding this is the first food your baby will get. It is easily digested and full of antibodies your baby needs to boost his immune system. In… Read More
what can i do to stop leaking breasts im 48 and not pregnant
if youre 1 day late your breasts shouldn't be leaking anything. not at least for several more months. get a pregnancy test.
It is possible. Breast milk or colostrum usually comes around the 12th to 14th week of pregnancy (or third month), so you may be pretty far along if you are pregnant. Your symptoms of pregnancy will usually appear anywhere from the first week of your expected period to 1-2 weeks after your first week of expected period. Your first signs of pregnancy most commonly include missed period, tender/swollen breasts, change in color of the breasts… Read More
This is caused by progesterone. I have this myself and im not pregnant. It can be pregnancy related but you would be over 3 months pregnant if this was the case. Still see your doctor about this. Breast and nipple changes need to be examined. ACTUALLY, you can get Colostrum leaking from your breasts at 4wks. it is clear-ish and can be squeezed out if you try. Colostrum is produced to get your body ready… Read More
No. Restoril (temazepam) is an anti-anxiety that should have no direct effect on breast feeding other than making the baby sleepy.
Could it be a symptom of pregnancy if your breasts are suddenly leaking milk after ending nursing six months prior and you are feeling other symptoms as well?
Hello. Yes this could be a sign of pregnancy. Do a pregnancy test. If negative consult your doctor.
Your breasts may continue to leak small amounts for a few months, this is completely normal.
Early milk called colostrum.
If you have tender breasts with milk leaking from them is this a sign of pregnancy or something else?
Its either a sign of pregnancy or a milk duct infection. You don't usually leak milk until late in pregnancy (if at all) so this may be a sign of a hormone imbalance unrelated to pregnancy. See a doctor.
Abilify is an anti-depressent medication and leaking breasts is not a side-effect. Suggesstion: Call a doctor.
You cannot tell when you are one week pregnant. Because the fetus is not big enough to see. But leaking of the breast is a sign of pregnancy.
Yes - my baby stopped growing at 13 weeks, but we didn't know until 16 weeks. The doctor induced using Cytotec in a hospital. Everything was expelled. Two days later, I noticed my nipples were moist. I was leaking colostrum. I was able to hand-express it.
Could you be pregnant if you have your period but are leaking colostrum and you've been really tired for 3 months?
I have read medical books saying that you can get pregnant while having a period. So, I think you should test to ease your mind. I too have wondered the same thing, as I am leaking colostrum and tested negative.
I have a 19 month old that I stopped feeding at 10 months. I just started leaking a bit of milk last week and just today I found out that I'm pregnant. Yes it could be a sign of pregnancy or a nipple infection. See your doctor and do a test.
when does tour breast start leaking during pregnancy?
No, not at all. You are leaking colostrum.
The most obvious answer is lactation, but I think you figured that out. Yes, lactation is a sign of pregnancy, but not usually until the third trimester. More likely than not, it isn't lactation (well, not REALLY...) it's just fluid leaking from your breasts from nipple stimulation. As long as it is in small amounts, you should be fine. But just in case, go get a home pregnancy test.
It could be normal. During pregnancy you usually have more discharge and they usually vary from watery to thick. If it concerns too much you ask your doctor about it.
Many women leak colostrum (the first milk) at some time during pregnancy. It can be just a drop or enough that you need breast pads to keep from soaking your clothes. For some women, this starts quite early and for others it doesn't start until just before labor. Some women never experience leaking breasts and this has absolutely no effect on later ability to nurse. If one breast leaks more than the other, that breast… Read More
Well you need to be lactating to generate colostrum (not actually pregnant). It's called the let down reflex and it is just that a "reflex". Manipulation of the areola and nipple will if done daily and done long enough can trigger the let down reflex to occur. Colostrum being the first fluid generated by the mammary glands. Actual leaking from the piercing all depends on the placement of the piercings, the gauge and the type… Read More
Sometimes breasts start leaking in the eighth or ninth month.
Twelve days after giving birth and just started leaking colostrum for the second time. I didn't breastfeed other than the first bit of colostrum at the hospital why?
Sounds like either your milk came in, or your overproducing
It means you are about to give birth. The clear liquid cleans out the babys system before your milk will come in. Its normal relax Colostrum, or "first milk" is clear. It's normal, everything is working the way it's supposed to. Congratulations and good luck to you and your baby.
No. You wont be experiencing any kind of nipple discharge till you are 3 months or more along into a pregnancy. The nipple discharge can be due to drinking too much coffee or by a infection or irritation of the milk ducts in your nipple. See your doctor for some antibiotics.
When can you visibly see the darkening around the nipples and the appearance of the milk glands during pregnancy?
This usually happens around the last month of pregnancy. Sometimes it doesn't happen (leaking) until right up to the delivery date. But around the last 3-4 weeks is usually around the time you will start leaking and so forth. Actually I started seeing the veins and darkening of nipples around four months and started leaking colostrum "pre-milk" at 5 1/2 months so everyone is different hope this helps, Good Luck and God Bless!!!
Your breasts produce colostrum right away after labor. This is what the baby will drink while breastfeeding for the first couple of days after being born. Colostrum looks thinner than breast milk, and it has more of a yellow tint to it. It is still just the thing the baby needs those first few days. You will eventually see the colostrum looking thicker and whiter. This is your breast milk coming in. It is different… Read More