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Sore nipple after stopping BFing - normal?

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WibblyPigRocks Mon 29-Jun-09 18:26:52

I BF my DS for nearly 13 months, but last Tuesday evening we had our last night time feed and he now has a cup of milk at bedtime.

Because I've only been giving one feed in the evening for a few weeks now, I haven't experienced much in the way of engorgement, but my left nipple is giving me a bit of gip. It's very tender and it hurts if I knock it or press it. There is a little bit of milk there if I squeeze it, but it's not flowing out in rivers or anything like that. Occasionally, I get a couple of sharp but mild pains there without doing anything to it.

Is this sort of thing normal when you stop BFing? I must admit my body has surprised me by how much 'feels' different since stopping!

WibblyPigRocks Mon 29-Jun-09 22:16:28

bump - please?

WibblyPigRocks Tue 30-Jun-09 18:09:07

just trying one last time

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