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breastfeeding question

i had a baby 10 weeks ago he was breast feed the day he was born then went to the nicu for 7 days i inded up losing my supply is there anyway i can get it back now i would love to breast feed him again

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mom-to-be21

Asked by mom-to-be21 at 2:08 PM on Jan. 29, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Ask your Dr. about relactating, he should be able to get you started.

    Navymama

    Answer by Navymama at 2:20 PM on Jan. 29, 2009

  • if it's just been 7 days then odds are you are still producing milk.
    contact your local la leche league, get to a meeting or meet with a leader, they can help you in person.
    in the meantime, put your baby to the breast as often as possible. pump in between feedings, this will help stimulate your body and aid in milk production.
    heatherama

    Answer by heatherama at 3:05 PM on Jan. 29, 2009

  • its been 2 months science i have dried up
    mom-to-be21

    Answer by mom-to-be21 at 4:33 PM on Jan. 29, 2009

  • If you can't get anything out at all then there probably isnt anything you can do but if you can even get couple drops out try nursing him to get your body going then just keep it up and pump Good Luck hope you can get it to work
    1SkylersMommy1

    Answer by 1SkylersMommy1 at 2:19 AM on Jan. 30, 2009

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