Just keep trying. I used a nipple shield with DD and it took until she was about 4 months until I was able to wean her off of it. My awesome LC helped a lot. Start nursing with it on, then try taking it off midway through nursing on that side and see of the baby can relatch.
Originally Posted by SareeW
Just be careful! My 4 month old still uses the Nipple Shield! I can't get her to nurse without it. She will scream until I put it on. I'd rather nurse with it that not at all, but I've really grown to hate the thing!
Mama to DD "A" 2/23/2010 and DS "L" 4/25/2012