wat the best beer to drink to increase breast milk ?
Raye - posted on 02/10/2015
Thomas W. Hale, R.Ph. Ph.D., member of the LLLI Health Advisory Council, says this in his book Medications and Mothers' Milk (12th ed.):
Beer, but not other alcoholic drinks, has been reported in a number of studies to stimulate prolactin levels and breastmilk production. It is presumed that the polysaccharide from barley may be the prolactin-stimulating component of beer. **Non-alcoholic beer is equally effective.*** Avoid breastfeeding for 2 - 3 hours after drinking alcohol.
~â¥Little Miss - posted on 02/09/2015
Guiness. It takes about 1 hour to metabolize the alcohol (1 drink) from your system...so give it a longer time before bfing just in case. I only had a beer when baby was in bed and I knew i would have 2-5 hours without bfing. I would always notice a difference in my supply by next morning.
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