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Thread: Letdown?

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2006

    Default Letdown?

    Ok.. this is my question. I normally pump or nurse, but today I decided to hand express to see if I would get more. What exactly does a letdown look like? Does it flow on its on when you stop expressing? Or do you have to keep hand expressing while its happening to get milk out?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2006

    Default Re: Letdown?

    I personally don't get a letdown with handexpressing, but using massage and compressions can still get a good bit of milk this way.
    DS 1/2006 9 lb. 2 oz. 22 in.
    DD 10/2008 8 lb, 2 oz. 20 in.

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