What is a maternity pad?
Hygiene products used to deal with lochia immediately after childbirth
“Puerperal pads” are also called “postpartum pads” and “postpartum napkins”, and are hygiene used to deal with secretions from the endometrium after childbirth called lochia, the part where the placenta was, and the scars on the birth canal. It is an article. Although there are individual differences, lochia lasts for 1 to 2 months immediately after giving birth. Initially it is dark red and the amount is large, but the color gradually becomes lighter and the amount changes slightly. There are three types of maternity pads, L, M, and S sizes, so that you can choose according to the amount of lochia and changes in conditions.
Do you need a maternity pad? Should I choose a special product?
Used by attaching to the inside of maternity shorts or ordinary shorts. The maternity pad is used with maternity shorts (maternity shorts) and ordinary shorts. Like a menstrual napkin, it is used by attaching it to the inside of shorts.
If you can replace it yourself, you can use it like a menstrual napkin. Immediately after giving birth, nurses and midwives may exchange the baby, including checking the progress. In that case, it seems that the baby shorts are often opened from the front or side and replaced. Once you can replace it in the bathroom yourself, you can raise and lower the shorts and replace them, just like a menstrual napkin.
|Dimensions||18 × 10.4 × 18.4 cm|