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Thread: Shooting pain between feedings

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Sunny Florida

    Default Shooting pain between feedings

    I'm having really sharp shooting pain in my breasts - mainly the right, after nursing or pumping. I really dont think its thrush because I have no other symptoms and neither does my baby. I also dont think its vasospasm or nipple blanching because its happens after pumping too.

    Anyone else have this? Its really sharp and only in between feedings, not during.
    I'm a proud first time mommy , born 10/19/2010 and a wife to an amazing husband

    Birth 10/19/2010: 7lbs 3oz
    3 days old 10/22: 6lbs 6oz
    2 1/2 weeks old 11/05: 6lbs 14oz
    4 weeks old 11/17: 7lbs 15oz
    8 weeks old 12/15: 10lbs
    4 months old 2/28: 14lbs

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  3. #3
    Join Date
    May 2006

    Default Re: Shooting pain between feedings

    I have heard that some women have a tingling pain that happens as their milk ducts refill in between nursing sessions. But honestly, thrush and/or vasospasm would be my first bets. If you looked at your nipples after nursing or pumping, would you notice any color changes?

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2010

    Default Re: Shooting pain between feedings

    I almost alway get a shooting pain in my nippels right about the time my baby girl is dur to eat again and if I look at them at the moment when I feel the pain milk will start leaking out!! I do also have trush to but have felt this shooting pain since the beging!

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