Maternal & Child Community
Newborns breastfeeding & tongue tied
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to breast feeding, childhood disease, colic, child discipline, immunization, lactation, newborn care, post partum depression, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), and special needs children.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Newborns breastfeeding & tongue tied

My  5 day old baby is tongue tied & I am trying to figure out how much my baby should intake from a bottle. I need to know so I can pump the right amount of breastmilk & feed her & how much I need to pump more to increas my milk supply in order to breastfeed her once she is clipped! Please let me know.. I was able to breastfeed my 1st without any problems & wish to do so with my 2nd!
4484425_tn?1384231934
At 5 days old it's going to be about 1-2oz every 1.5-2 hours but it could be more. If I were you I'd pump every 2hours and continue for a few minutes after your milk has stopped flowing.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Maternal & Child Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
Apr 16 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Children's Health Answerers
134578_tn?1383690151
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
13167_tn?1327197724
Blank
RockRose
Austin, TX
4268628_tn?1375044776
Blank
Flickan
Monroe, WA
4484425_tn?1384231934
Blank
tomorrow264
St.Paul, MN
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
NeyneCarter
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
arlandonbloom
CO