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Can I feed my baby thawed breast milk?
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In brief: Yes
Only heat it once to thaw and then use.
You can continue to use it from the refrigerator up to 24 hours.

In brief: Yes
Only heat it once to thaw and then use.
You can continue to use it from the refrigerator up to 24 hours.
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
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Dr. Lisa Roberts
Pediatrics
In brief: Yes
Yes! just be sure not to refreeze it.
Once breast milk has been thawed, it should be consumed. Avoid putting the bottle back in the fridge or the freezer to avoid the potential of bacteria growing in the milk and causing stomach problems with your baby.

In brief: Yes
Yes! just be sure not to refreeze it.
Once breast milk has been thawed, it should be consumed. Avoid putting the bottle back in the fridge or the freezer to avoid the potential of bacteria growing in the milk and causing stomach problems with your baby.
Dr. Lisa Roberts
Dr. Lisa Roberts
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