24 to 48 hours following delivery unless you are experiencing a medical problem.
Upon discharge, you will be given orders provided by Dr. La. If you are experiencing pain, you may take up to 800m g of Ibuprofen, an over-the-counter medication, every 6 hours. Dr. La may also provide you with an order for Tylenol with codeine which can be taken as needed. It is ok to take both of these medications together if necessary. If you are breastfeeding, Dr. La also recommends that you continue taking your prenatal vitamins as well as an additional calcium supplement daily.
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