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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    I'm happy to announce that I have been pumping 19-19.5oz pretty continuously now and yesterday I pumped 20oz! That 20oz put me in the "normal" range!! I guess that means I'm still increasing!

    I...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Oh and I forgot to reply about the pump. I had rented a Symphony awhile back at suggestion of the LC to try to increase my supply more. The first thing I noticed was how incredibly quiet it was! I...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Thank you for the encouragement. It's easy to forget that he is still getting a lot of milk from me. I'm trying to continually remind myself that what he is getting is still great and formula is not...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    I'd love to know... I have seen a lactation consultant and they have confirmed that our latch is good. Both the LC and the lactation doctor have confirmed no tongue tie (at least not any longer) and...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    I do feel like EPing is a good answer after everything we have done. It's allowing me to finally get a life back and not be stuck in my house constantly. I can pump on the go whereas I couldn't do...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Well I liked the nighttime pump while my husband gives a bottle so much, that we have decided that I go to exclusive pumping. I tried it for one day to see if I would get a decrease and actually, I...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    So my husband and I were talking and after reading kellymom.com suggestion on how to reduce supplementation, we weren't sure how to make it happen with our current routine. How do you reduce by 1 oz...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Hearing that he is getting the normal amount of milk in a feeding makes me wonder if we're getting close enough that I can start stepping back the bottle feeding and seeing how we do with...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    I agree, I am very lucky to have a job where I can telecommute. And my husband is very lucky that his work did care to allow him to work from home part time. That's a wonderful benefit of him working...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Well my baby will be 8 weeks on Saturday and 2 months on Tuesday. At the beginning of the month I was only able to nurse/pump around 11 oz/day. As of this week, I'm able to nurse/pump around 17...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    I wanted to share my excitement... Kaiden just got 2 ounces from a feeding!

    Two weeks ago, he was getting .5 oz a feeding, with a single 1.0 oz feeding in the early morning.
    One week ago, he was...
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    How to obtain Domperidone

    I'm looking for help on obtaining Domperidone here in the US. My doctor talked with me about how much better it is than Reglan but wasn't willing to prescribe it. I know a lot of people have been...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Well I went and met with the lactation doctor today. She agreed that I am doing absolutely everything that I can be doing.

    She did go ahead and weigh Kaiden before and after a feeding. I have...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Thank you all so much for encouragement! I can't say enough what a difference hearing all this makes! I definitely want to continue trying and you all give me so much hope!

    I'm going to go this...
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    Re: Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    Thank you both for your replies! You give me hope for more things to try!



    My son is gaining appropriately as long as I make sure to get the 18oz in him, and 20oz when he hits 8 lbs. He's been...
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    Trouble getting enough supply to EBF

    My baby is currently 3.5 weeks old and I have been working with a LC to try to get enough supply to EBF, but we're running out options.

    I am currently breastfeeding, and weighing before and...
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