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Can I do anything to unclog a clogged milk duct?

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In brief: Hot packs

Local heat and massage will usually work.

In brief: Hot packs

Local heat and massage will usually work.
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Breastfeed

Clogged milk ducts are common after delivery.
It is important to keep breast feeding or pumping. Warm wash clothes over the affected area can help with release as well. If there is redness or a significant change in pain, see your doctor.

In brief: Breastfeed

Clogged milk ducts are common after delivery.
It is important to keep breast feeding or pumping. Warm wash clothes over the affected area can help with release as well. If there is redness or a significant change in pain, see your doctor.
Dr. Megan Bird
Dr. Megan Bird
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