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how can i increase milk supply

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Gizmo25

Asked by Gizmo25 at 10:34 PM on Nov. 14, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • pump more often
    akashaismyworld

    Answer by akashaismyworld at 10:35 PM on Nov. 14, 2008

  • Nurse, nurse, nurse. On demand, no supplementation. You can also pump between feedings, power-pump once or twice a day, eat oatmeal, take fenugreek, and drink mother's milk tea. And be sure to drink plenty of water.
    BlueFrogMama

    Answer by BlueFrogMama at 10:37 PM on Nov. 14, 2008

  • Eat healthy, keep your stress low, and nurse/pump regularly...and often!
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 10:41 PM on Nov. 14, 2008

  • Your glands can harden so I remember when I was told to massage your breasts to keep blood flow going and that makes the milk flow easier.
    Gigi1969

    Answer by Gigi1969 at 2:30 AM on Nov. 15, 2008

  • First, I need more information. Why do you think you have a low supply? How old is your baby, and what are his/her eating habits (how often, how long, anything besides the breast)?
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 9:17 AM on Nov. 15, 2008

  • take fenugreek supplement....pump more...gl
    yas_marie_87

    Answer by yas_marie_87 at 11:59 AM on Nov. 15, 2008

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