A 38-year-old female asked:
How long can breast milk be stored in the fridge for before it goes bad?
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Family Medicine 57 years experience
Up to 8days32to39 F: You can keep up to 8 days at temp32to39 degree farenheit or 0to3.9 c
for up to 2 weeks in freezer compartment inside the frodge
and 6to12 months in a freezer that is self contained on top, bottom or side or the fridge and is kept at 0 degree f or --18 degree store the milk in back of the freezer and not in the door.To thaw the milk you can move in to fridge and it takes 24 hours to thaw;use sameday.
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Last updated Jan 22, 2014
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