Re: Help! Friend losing milk supply quick, and baby only 6 weeks old!
Baby on breast is way better than supplements, if that doesn't work she might need the real drug stuff. But I too had a bad experience with my LC where I birthed, didn't get back to me for several days.
Originally Posted by keen1981
Taking things to boost a supply are pointless if baby isn't constantly at breast and having good milk transfer. There are hot lines to speak with a breastfeeding specialist. Usually at the hospital she birthed at. She should call there
Here are the NY counties for la leche league. Almost all offer direct phone numbers for leaders who can give personal advice. She could probably even call to another county if someone doens't answer in hers.
Seriously, LLL women are the easiest folks to get a hold of in the world.
Happy atheist in a home full of love
Last edited by Palooka; 10-04-2012 at 10:54 AM.