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What bottles are best to use when you are breastfeeding?

First time mom and breast feeding just wondering what is the best bottle to use. so the baby wont refuse the breast once she has been introduced to the bottle.

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BetsyBoop

Asked by BetsyBoop at 6:26 PM on Oct. 19, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I used AVENT during the short time that I was able to Breastfeed, and she did not get confused. The nipple is wide and very similar to your own breast. But really, any nipple that is wide and similar to yours will work. Good Luck!
    CarolynBarnett

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 6:30 PM on Oct. 19, 2008

  • If ANY bottle is used before 6 weeks or so or too often it will be preferred over the breast, its easier. ANY bottle can be used for a BF baby though ones with larger nipples tend to be best, like avent, born free, breastflow....read up on www.kellymom.com about bottlefeeding a breastfed baby!
    tabi_cat1023

    Answer by tabi_cat1023 at 6:32 PM on Oct. 19, 2008

  • We introduce a bottle the first week... we use Breastflow bottles and haven't had any problems.
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 6:43 PM on Oct. 19, 2008

  • i heard the drop in ones are the best
    photogrypher

    Answer by photogrypher at 6:43 PM on Oct. 19, 2008

  • The breast flow bottles work really well!!!!   Good Luck!


     


     

    MommytoBe987

    Answer by MommytoBe987 at 8:08 PM on Oct. 19, 2008

  • Adiri is what we used to use.
    MommyTessier

    Answer by MommyTessier at 9:06 PM on Oct. 19, 2008

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