Pumping issues

Muppetonelovesmuppettwo - posted on 02/04/2018 ( no moms have responded yet )




My daughter is two months old and I had to start supplementing her feeds with expressed and/or formula at six weeks because she wasn't putting on enough weight. My first issue is with pumping, I am using the Medela Swing electric pump and I'm not sure if this is normal but it will stop pumping anything out until I reposition it. And when it stops coming out all together I can squeeze my boob and milk will still come out very easily, from multiple holes so I feel like I'm really not getting everything out when I pump and it bothers me. I usually get around 90mL (3oz) if I haven't fed or pumped for several hours. I feel like I have a really good supply but struggle to get it out (I'm pretty sure my daughter has latching issues so she's no help haha)

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