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A 23-year-old female asked:

My son is 10 months now and i stopped breast feeding him when he was 1 month. i have still been producing breast milk and i still leak. why?

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Dr. Ivy Fisher
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Breast milk leaks: It is common for breast milk production to leak a bit even after you weaned the baby from BF. Sometimes, it is from milk ducts being clogged and sometimes it is just producing the hormones after birth. No worry and no treatment needed. It should reduce as you aren't feeding now, may take time....

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Last updated Oct 24, 2016

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