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Purple Breast Milk

I have a friend who just pumped her breast and notice her pilk is pinkish purplish. Has anyone experienced this?

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kellyjwarren

Asked by kellyjwarren at 5:33 PM on Sep. 2, 2010 in Health

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  • Breastmilk can come out in different hues. Since it's not filtered like other body fluids it's more prone to picking up dyes from food
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 5:34 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • Most likely its from what she's been eating. Blueberries perhaps?
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:35 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • I've heard of it having a bluish tinge, but not pink, hmmmm.
    AshleyBDG

    Answer by AshleyBDG at 5:35 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • Mine was always bluish...haven't heard of other colors.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 5:42 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • chemical dyes
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 7:44 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • OMG no
    mamaofficer

    Answer by mamaofficer at 10:30 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

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