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Help baby stopped bfing boobys very painful!

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Smileysar1 Thu 20-Aug-15 19:53:33

My ds has decided enough is enough on the bf front. I've been combination feeding him from 6 wks he's now 15 wks.
My boobs are painful! Any tips to help?? When will this stop?!?!

WorldsBiggestGrotbag Thu 20-Aug-15 19:56:28

Have you got a pump? You need to express a bit of milk, gradually reducing the amount so your supply reduces otherwise you risk getting an infection. If you haven't got a pump try hand expressing in the shower.

Smileysar1 Thu 20-Aug-15 20:25:11

Yes I have a hand pump. How much should I express?? I want my supply to slow down/stop Defo don't want an infection!

WorldsBiggestGrotbag Fri 21-Aug-15 13:32:35

Express just enough to take the edge off and gradually reduce the amount each time you express. The Kelly mom website has some advice on it.

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