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this may sound silly but has any woman whos had a baby experiened lactation long after child been done breast feeding.. maybe caused by extreme breast massages?

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Asked by mistyu at 10:00 PM on Oct. 26, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I did, once, and it was really weird. I have no idea why it happened because I actually stopped breast feeding because my milk just completely dried up no matter what I did.

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 10:03 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • I weaned last month and am still lactating during sex..idk what that's about

    Answer by gypsymama532 at 10:04 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • I have. Sure.

    Answer by GinNTonic at 10:04 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • I was still having milk 4 years after stopping after my last child. She was 5 years old before I stopped making milk. It could be caused by hormones, nipple stimulation, and probably other things. I had excess milk while nursing.

    Answer by ashisamom at 10:05 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • I had my daughter last year and was wondering the same thing.

    Answer by mamaofficer at 10:15 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • i still had milk after she turned two years old!

    Answer by cielo1 at 10:15 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • in the 9 years since I had my first child, I have never stopped lactating. Not even while pregnant... weird.

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 10:23 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • It is common for milk to be present for a while after weaning. Some women stop producing within a few weeks, others still have some milk after a year or two. All normal.

    Answer by Krysta622 at 9:26 AM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • I think you can talk with your DR for a RX if you want it to dry up

    Answer by mom2queenie2004 at 10:38 AM on Oct. 27, 2010

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