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Breasts producing milk but not pregnant

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Eval: There are a number of possible causes for galactorrhea. Please consult with your physician.

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Swaby
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
It's benign.: Some medications may cause alteration in hormone production or secretion. This may lead to stimulation of milk producing cells or glands in the breast... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
No: No association there; suggest rash, contact dermatitis, friction form bra, etc...but not milk production. good wishes.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Tips: Most often it will dry up when you stop breast feeding. Wear a supportive & comfortable bra. Don’t stimulate breasts. Can apply ice packs several t... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Galactorrhea: Possibly. Galactorrhea can occur due to taking certain meds or having specific tumors.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
Not necessarily: Drug allergic reactions can be unpredictable. A person's immune response to a medication could be by several different mechanisms leading to a variet... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Galactorrhea: Possible causes for galactorrhea include but are not limited to use of birth control pills, tricyclic antidepressants, antipsychotic meds, some sedati... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
No: Milk from your breasts can be seen even when you are not pregnant. You will need to get checked, have some blood tests and a Mammogram. Depending on t... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Fiala
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Possibly.: Did you breast feed your baby, if so when did you stop. Are you using protection to avoid pregnancy? You can get pregnant after having a baby even b... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Stimulation: Persistent stimulation of the nipples causes prolaction production which leads to lactation. Physical activities which cause nipple stimulation, like... Read More

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