Quoting Zoe&Harper's Mom (Em):" afterpains are a bitch ask them for percocet and ibuprofen to help with all that cramping. That will ... [snip!] ... That will make a world of difference as far as cramping while you are pumping goes. Just keep up pumping you are doing great!"
Quoting Colt's mommy:" My LO was in the nicu for 8 days and i pumped every three hrs till he got out and he latched right on! ... [snip!] ... on! Even after the bottles he had! We bfed for 16 months too. You're uterus contracts when you nurse, that's why it hurts."
Quoting ♥MyBoys&BabyGirl:" So its normal for them to give them bottles even if you wanna breastfeed. And that makes me feel better, ... [snip!] ... makes me feel better, I have been looking forward to breastfeeding and its been making me really sad Im unable to right now."
Quoting ♥MyBoys&BabyGirl:" Yeah the pain is just terrible right now. Ill ask for that. Hopefully it will help, I asked for a heating pad for my back but I still havent got one. "
Quoting Colt's mommy:" <blockquote><b>Quoting ♥MyBoys&BabyGirl:</b>" So its normal for them to give ... [snip!] ... to be able to nurse right away too but I just focused on pumping and visiting him as much as I could. It was a looong 8 days."