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Supply settling down or..dwindling!? please help

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Hubb Tue 04-Mar-14 21:06:36

Hi all I hope someone can help!

I am currently ebf my 3 month old DC and it has gone really well after a tough start. He was going for 6 hours without feeding at night regularly and I would always wake up full, sore and leaking on at least one side, but last night he went for 8 hours without feeding and when I finally fed him I didn't feel full at all and my clothes were no where near as wet as normal... So I feel like I shouldn't complain but is my supply somehow affected do you think?

Anyone experienced similar? I hope its just my body getting used to longer stretches between feeds but why on the exceptionally long night!?

JuniperTisane Tue 04-Mar-14 22:44:37

Just your supply settling down to match what your baby wants rather than what the hormones think he wants. I think 12 weeks is about the right time. You should find from now on the milk is just there when he asks without having massive oversupply.

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