My wife just had a baby on 03/5/2015

Patient : My wife just had a baby on 03/5/2015 in she had a normal birth when it safe to have sex in how lond do we how to wait for her to heal
Doctor :   Hello, Thanks for the query, After vaginal delivery, Lochia lasts for about 3-4 weeks where the dead and sloughed o ff endometrium is shed. The healing of an episiotomy wound, if given, would take about 3-4 weeks as well. So the best time would be after a month from the date of delivery ideally when her body would have recouped well and her vaginal muscles would have almost returned to her pre-pregnant state. I hope i have answered your query in detail, Wishing good health, Regards

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