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Can I start to express

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PebbleTTC Sun 02-Aug-15 14:47:05

Hi all, I have an 11 day old baby and I am EBF. The last 3 nights he has spent hours and hours attached feeding from maybe 8 pm until 4 or 5 am and I'm exhausted.

Would it be ok to express a little throughout the day and give this as a bottle late at night to try settle him if he has a full belly

NewLife4Me Sun 02-Aug-15 18:22:18

I have no idea OP, but thought you needed a bump.
Although your bump will have gone now grin

Christelle2207 Sun 02-Aug-15 18:24:01

Yes. Don't worry if you are not able to express much initially though. Keep at it and in time you will get more and more.

PebbleTTC Sun 02-Aug-15 20:53:23

Thanks girls, I don't know what I would do without the women of mumsnet!

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