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Sore nipple on one side - can i just feed from the other side til it feels better?

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Backgammon Wed 13-Aug-08 20:38:19

seeing a b/f councellor tomorrow about the latch - one side is fine but the other is really sore.

Would it be poss to just feed from the ggood side tonight or not?


thegreenfairy Wed 13-Aug-08 23:21:46

You could express from one side. Worth checking whether you have thrush in the nipple too...

Stefka Thu 14-Aug-08 08:49:32

I did this. I feed from one side because the other was too sore for a few days. I had to express from the other one regularly though and I did one feed on it each day because I could never empty it as well as DS did. It did help it to heal though.

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