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When Is It Too Late To Start Breastfeeding
How many days after i stop taking 12.5mg of anafranil can I safely breastfeed?My baby is 1mo old is it too late to start breastfeeding?
Safely: As long as you take anafranil, it will be expressed in your breastmilk. There have only been a few studies of breastfeeding mothers on Anafranil and their infants. In one of the studies, the babies were followed for 2 years and no untoward effects on growth or development were detected. The babies' blood was tested for the presence of anafranil. It was detected, but in low doses. ...Read more
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
Wanted to start breastfeeding 2 weeks after baby was born, is it too late? Just started pumping and only 1 oz a day is all I can seem to get?
Sure!: You may not be able to restore quite full mild production, but start putting baby to breast every feeding (or as many as you like) then supplement with a bottle afterwards. The natural stimulus to the breast with the baby suckling is better to get milk flowing than the pump. See a lactation consultant asap! Don't be discouraged! twice daily feeds will deliver important antibody to protect! ...Read more
After birth of 1st child started regular menses about july this month I am 11days late & 3neg pt should I rule out pregnancy also not breastfeeding ?
My baby is 1week 1day old I been using formula is it to late to switch over to breastfeeding? Will I still be able to make milk? Formula make him sick
Yes but ....: You may want to discuss what baby is doing with the doc or his/her nurses. Babies often spit up/ become gassy with anything you feed them (breast or bottle) and sometimes a change in formula,technique or bottles can reduce what you see as a problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I gave birth to my son March 27,2015 and I chose to bottle feed him; now he's 6 weeks 3 Days old and Im thinking of breastfeeding. Is it to late?
I have been on the paragard for 7months..I just recently stopped breastfeeding last week after 9 months.I had sex on my ovulation date I'm 5 days late?
Paragard: If I understand correctly you have Paragard now making pregnancy very unlikely. Also you just stooped breastfeeding so one would expect some menstrual cycle irregularity. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more
I m 26 yrs old..married n ve a 9 mths old baby..i m breastfeeding..my periods are irregular..i didnt get my periods last mth..nw i m 54 days late.
I got my 1st period after my C-section & it came each month (once i stopped breastfeeding it came right away), but now it's late & i got pain & pale?
I'm currently 25 days late for my period. Pink discharge 4 days ago. Still breastfeeding 11mo. Neg hpts?
I am breastfeeding and i had a lot ofegg like mucus 1day before i stared.Also my period iwas 3 days late could have i been ovulating just 1 day my p?
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