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  • TLBT TLBT's Avatar 09-10-04 | 07:52 PM
  • I'm not breast feeding, but I am 4 wks pp and my breasts are still leaking milk, I've been wearing a bra since the day after my ds was born and don't know what to do, I'm so uncomfortable and can not figure out why they won't dry up, I know when i BF my other son when I was done they dried up quickly, Any advice would really be appreciated. Tonight I might just take my bra off and see if they stop leaking after a while, but I'm kinda scared that they might get engorged and I'll have to start all over, HELP... Thanks if you made it this long.
  • skyqueen skyqueen's Avatar 09-10-04 | 10:05 PM
  • just keep on wearing the bra and don't pump or stimulate. Sometimes it takes longer to dry up. Especially at first ---
  • :domesticgoddess: :domesticgoddess:'s Avatar 09-10-04 | 11:59 PM
  • NO stimulation AT ALL - that includes dh and even the shower beating on them. Also try taking some Sudafed every 6 hours for a few doses, if the doctor ok's that for you.
    Works wonders!
  • Anastasia_B Anastasia_B's Avatar 09-11-04 | 08:16 AM
  • A girl I know wrapped an ace bandage around her breasts and didn't even get them wet in the shower or anything.
  • TLBT TLBT's Avatar 09-11-04 | 07:57 PM
  • I have sudafed, just curious why that dries them up? But I will try it, @this point I'm so sick of wearing a bra, I'll try anything!!!!

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