Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Hi, i have feeding my baby with flat nipple, bcz of which my nipple got cracked and pus is formed. I jave been using nipcare ointment. what to do... Im worried.
Answer: Use a warm compress or sea salt soak. If you have a small, localized infection, you may be able to improve drainage of the infection by applying a warm compress to the nipple. You can also soak the nipple in warm water mixed with sea salt. Do these two things for several minutes two to three times per day.
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Question: My left nipple is paining. What are the sign that it has been cracked
Answer: It's because you are a new mom and baby latches in a different way as its still learning to. Be patient and don't worry it will heal easily. Just apply your own breastmilk to your nipples.
Question: My nipples are cracked and paining a lot while feeding.. Shall I use nipple shield?
Answer: For better results, use nipple cream to soothe cracks. Make sure baby mouth is wide open when feeding and don't allow him suck directly on nipple. He need to suck over them.. all the best