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If exclusively breast fed, is it ok for a baby to be given a pacifier in the night?
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Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes
Although there are breastfeeding advocates that would disagree, pacifiers do not confuse a breastfeeding baby.
You do not want to substitute the pacifier for nursing, but its use is fine between feeds, and especially at night.

In brief: Yes
Although there are breastfeeding advocates that would disagree, pacifiers do not confuse a breastfeeding baby.
You do not want to substitute the pacifier for nursing, but its use is fine between feeds, and especially at night.
Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
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Dr. Roshni Patel
Family Medicine
In brief: Paci and breastfeed
Yes no problem that I have ever seen for breasted babies and pacifiers.

In brief: Paci and breastfeed
Yes no problem that I have ever seen for breasted babies and pacifiers.
Dr. Roshni Patel
Dr. Roshni Patel
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