Quoting Working on Babe #2:" I tried it 3x a day, for a week and it did nothing. Fenugreek works way faster."
Quoting justanothamotha:" Mothers Milk Tea has fenugreek in it...as well as blessed thistle, etc. I used to use while I was at ... [snip!] ... to ensure baby isn't over eatng) let me know. It is also common to see a decrease in pump output as your supply regulates."
Quoting i.xi.xiii♥xi.xi.x:" When I put I get half an ounce out of both. My bby is almost 3wks old and has only gained 2oz. I try ... [snip!] ... I may have to supplement and I don't want to do that. When I did it with my son he gave up on breast feeding. I'm just very sad"Have you seen a lactation consultant? they can do prefeed weigh in & post feed weigh in to see if there is an issue going on with milk transfer. How many wet dipes a day does she have? Is she getting at least 5-6 pretty wet ones? Are you having pain with latching or have you had? Getting 1/2 ox out of both if pumping between feeds is honestly not bad. It's pretty normal this early on. I didn't even get that much with my 1st...I was thrilled to get something measurable. LOL Not everyone reacts to the pump the same.
Quoting i.xi.xiii♥xi.xi.x:" I don't count her wet diapers because I don't change her as soon as she pee's. No I haven't seen a ... [snip!] ... it does something. I'm almost at a loss cause. She also has a heart murmur So I'm not sure if its affect her weight. "
Quoting justanothamotha:" Heart issues can certainly impact weight gain. My cousin's baby was just diagnosed with a mild heart ... [snip!] ... had low supply, she just has a baby with high calorie needs. It is not a lost cause momma. Do seek a lactation consultant."