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my baby is just 3 days old. she is just sacking one nipple only. she is nt using another one. if i forced her thn she started cry. what to do



Priya Sood

Hi Sangeeta. I have heard many such cases. Keep trying but in my opinion do not force. All the best

Sangeeta Pawar

is there no other option?. ... i dnt want to force her. i dnt lik when ahe crying. bt my breast feel so heavy and mother told me. its looks bad and have many other kind of problems wil strt

Mohana Priya

she wakeup time, you will feed. sacking 2 or 3 times she has continued.

lavanya

Same problem I was having, she used to cry whole night, but not even touching my right breast, I d c section, my mother in used to feed her fm, wen I came home I did hot water massage on my breast, than she started drinking from right one, journey was difficult.

Gurminder Milind Kargutkar

ur breast must b hard fr baby to suck do a massage in round and round motion wit hot oil followed by keeping hot water towel ovr it and than try... all d best

Subha

Hi, I had the same problem. Check whether your nipples are flat. If it's flat then baby may find difficult to latch. In that case you can use nipple puller and then make your baby to suck(I used pigeon nipple puller) You can also use nipple shield. If you have engorged breasts then also baby won't feel easy to latch. Hand express some milk to make your areola soft and then make your baby to latch. Hope this info helps. Good luck :)

Mayuri Bajpai

same prblm with me bt my baby is 3 months old

Shyama Santhosh

I had same issue, my baby was least interested to latch left breast. I spoke to my doctor, try hot bag massage on that breast before shower and squeeze some milk. then wash off that breast with cold water. This way that breast will become soft. Give the breast to feed baby that he/she prefers first, after baby is bit satisfied try with the one he doesn't prefer. Or do vice versa. slowly they will latch on both

Aiswarya Shankar

Sangeetha.... Hot water massage will do. Den wen baby is very hungry start from the breast in which baby is nt latching. Don't give up. Try everything. Dis will b OK in few days. I also had d same problem.

Subhoshree Karmokar

hi,  i have same problem too, so i used brest pump. it solved my problem. try it best of luck

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