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lactating during sexual stimulation - not breastfeeding

(13 Posts)
MaeBee Mon 28-Jul-08 19:40:35

the other day, after very vigorous nipple stimulation by partner, i produced a bit of milk. i was pretty surprised as i stopped breastfeeding a year ago.
has this happened to anyone else? have tried to do google searches for lactating and sex, but obviously keep hitting porn sites!! which wasn't what i was looking for...
please, please don't tell me im pregnant! i had only stopped my period a couple of days before so im very confident i shouldn't be?
i am having bleeding between periods and back pain too. dont know if they're related.

candyfluff Mon 28-Jul-08 19:51:08

this happened to me for 2 years after each of my 3 kids were born . i went to the gp to ask if i could take somekind of medicine to dry it up and her reply was - im sorry we dont have anything for that but may i suggest that your husband stops playing with them!!!!!

TheArmadillo Mon 28-Jul-08 19:55:31

could be your hormones playing up. I would get to a dr.

It's called 'galactorrhoea' - if you google that you will get better results.

Pinkchampagne Mon 28-Jul-08 19:56:22

LOL at "can I suggest your husband stops playing with them!"grin

I had this happen to me once, and my youngest is 5! Apparently it is quite common, esoecially if you're on the contraceptive pill.

ConnorTraceptive Mon 28-Jul-08 20:00:39

Can be common with over stimulation but best to see dr anyway. When I had it (pre children) they did a bllod test to check for excess hormones (prolactin i think)

candyfluff Mon 28-Jul-08 20:02:56

i happened nearly every time he touched them or maybe that should say pulled on them!
it made me cringe every time

MaeBee Mon 28-Jul-08 20:05:02

thanks, thats very reassuring! personally we both thought it was quite sexy, but we are pervs! it was just afterward that the health aspect made me stress.
have got a smear on thurs booked (and chat about bleeding issues) so will mention it to nurse then.

candyfluff Mon 28-Jul-08 20:08:41

must say my dh loved it so he's the gross one but then his mother did breastfeed him till he was 3 !!!!!!
p.s i didnt breastfeed any of my kids either

TwoWashTutter Mon 28-Jul-08 20:09:44

candyfluff you are sooo going to get it for that post

candyfluff Mon 28-Jul-08 20:15:49

so why me and not maebee they both thought it was sexy

TwoWashTutter Mon 28-Jul-08 20:33:12

it wasn't the finding-it-sexy bit i was hmming at

it was the linking of finding-it-sexy to his being bfed til 3yo

girliefriend Mon 28-Jul-08 20:50:46

glad you posted that as happened to me but was too embarressed to tell anyone - even on mumsnet! XxX

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