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A male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes, men have breast: If you have a nipple discharge from your breast area, it can be a sign of some internal disease like hormonal imbalance. This requires a medical check ... Read More
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Male breast tissue: has ducts(which transmits milk to the nipples in women), but generally lacks lobules(which produce milk), so except in rare instances the male breast ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reglan (metoclopramide): Reglan (metoclopramide) is sometimes used off label for this. In my experience it improves lactation about 50% of the time.
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Dr. Alison Stuebe
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not really: The best way to increase milk supply is to nurse more often. There are some herbs, like moringa, that have been shown to help in certain situations. M ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Fluids, Fenugreek: The best idea for healthy breastfeeding is to stay well hydrated...Lots of fluids! even in the best of times, breast milk volumes can decrease, and th ... Read More
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Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Helping lactation: The number one trick is to spend as much time as possible with the baby in your arms, even skin-to-skin. Learning baby's early cues of hunger is impor ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: That occasionally happens. However, if it is frequent or excessive, see your doctor to get hormone levels checked.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes u can.: Check out this link, god bless u and ur child! http://www.Babycenter.Com/404_is-it-safe-for-a-breastfeeding-mom-to-take-cold-medicine_10370516.Bc.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Fetishes: There are many different fetishes. As long as it involves two consenting adults and nobody gets hurt there is nothing to worry about. Not uncommon.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Riad Homsi
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reglan (metoclopramide): Try some Reglan (metoclopramide) 10 mg 3x/day for 3 days, it will boost your breast feeding with increasing fluid intake.
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A member asked:
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
21 years experience Pediatrics
Can help yourself: Lactation or breastfeeding headaches can be caused most commonly by weaning too quickly, exhaustion, dehydration, poor diet, stress, thyroid changes a ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
See below: It contains increased omega 3 levels, but no real effect on lactation.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Lactation: Naturally, breast milk production increases by increased intake of liquid diet ( eg apple juice, chicken soup etc.). Prescription medication used for ... Read More
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