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You can put breastmilk in a cooler or insulated cooler pack with frozen ice packs for up to 24 hours after pumping. After 24 hours in a cooler the breastmilk should be refrigerated or frozen. When storing breastmilk, use breastmilk storage bags, which are made for freezing human milk.
Storing breast milk after expressing: Use breast milk storage bags or clean food-grade containers with tight fitting lids made of glass or plastic to store Avoid bottles with the recycle symbol number 7, which indicates that the container may be made of a BPA-containing Never store breast milk. Lansinoh Milk Storage Bottles connect to any Lansinoh breast pump and nipple for feeding. They also have volume marks and hold up to 5 ounces of milk. Like the Medela, they’re BPA Four weeks is often when breastfeeding mothers begin to think about pumping and storing extra breastmilk.
That’s when most babies are breastfeeding well and you can usually be less concerned about nipple confusion from taking a bottle of pumped breastmilk. You have several options for storing your milk. Breast milk can be safely stored in glass or hard plastic bottles with tight fitting lids, or bags especially designed for storing breast milk. Avoid any containers not made with the controversial chemical bisphenol A (BPA), an estrogen-mimicking industrial chemical. What about storing breast milk?
You can store breast milk in a feeding or storage bottle that’s made of plastic or glass. A secure cap will keep it fresh. (Many pumps come with storage containers.) You can also use a plastic bag made especially for storing milk. Freshly pumped breast milk can be stored at room temperature (no warmer than 77° F), ideally for up to four hours if it’s not in direct sunlight or close to other sources of heat. Thawed, previously frozen breast milk can only stay at room temperature for one to two hours.
Use it or lose it!Storing breast milk. You can store breast milk in a sterilised container or in special breast milk storage bags: in the fridge for up to 8 days at 4C or lower (you can buy fridge thermometers online) – if you are not sure of the temperature of your fridge, or it is higher than 4C, use it within 3 days; for 2 weeks in the ice compartment of a fridge. Pumped milk may be added to frozen milk if it is first chilled, and the quantity is less than what is frozen.
Thaw your frozen breast milk quicker by freezing in 2 to 5 ounce portions. Allow extra room at the top of your storage container, as liquids will expand when frozen. You don’t want to. How to Properly Store Breast Milk.
If you’re pumping to build a breast milk supply, it’s imperative that you understand how to properly store the expelled breast milk. When stored improperly, the breast milk can become dangerous to your baby and should be thrown out, not used. There are hundreds of great products available online that will.
List of related literature:
|from Maternal & Child Health Nursing: Care of the Childbearing & Childrearing Family|
|from What To Expect The 1st Year [rev Edition]|
|from Burns’ Pediatric Primary Care E-Book|
|from Manual of Dietetic Practice|
|from Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician|
|from Introduction to Maternity and Pediatric Nursing E-Book|
|from Leifer’s Introduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing in Canada E-Book|
|from The Positive Birth Book: A new approach to pregnancy, birth and the early weeks|
|from Nutritional Foundations and Clinical Applications E-Book: A Nursing Approach|
|from Caring for Your Baby and Young Child|