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Old 10-01-2007, 06:48 PM   #1
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antibiotics and milk drying up?

Ever since I started taking penicillan for my tooth absess my milk has dried up DRASTICALLY! I usually could pump 10 oz a day but now if I can pump 1 oz for the whole day I'm lucky. I notice even my DD2 is screaming after about 1 min at each boob because she's getting nothing. I can't even hand express anything. Anyone ever hear of that?


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Old 10-02-2007, 08:20 AM   #2
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Re: antibiotics and milk drying up?

I just had a root canal and had the samething happen, I ened up drinking tons of mother milk tea and taking fenugreek supplements, oh and tons of water!! My supply finally started to increase in about 3 days!! Hang in there mama it will go back up!!!
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