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After finishing breastfeeding when does milk supply stop completely?

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MrsvWoolf Sun 09-Oct-11 18:35:28

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theboobmeister Sun 09-Oct-11 21:06:52

It takes a long time and never totally dries up, I think. My DD is 6, I stopped over 3 years ago and sometimes I still get the sensation of let-down or even boobs that feel slightly engorged. My mum last BF a baby 22 years ago and she gets it sometimes too!

Not sure if extended BF has much to do with this, as I think you reach maximum milk production from about 6 months of BF.

MrsvWoolf Sun 09-Oct-11 21:39:34

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MigGril Sun 09-Oct-11 21:41:33

Did you know that you can relactate if you have BF before just by pumping and nipple stimulation no additional hormones needed.

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