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Difficulty in breastfeed

I delivered female baby at 31 weeks by c section due to complications..baby was in NICU for close to a month n discharged..as baby was too weak to suck she was given syringe and palada feeds of formula and expressed breastmilk..i have extremely low milk supply hence mostly she has been taking formula..till 2 months she took palada feed then we startd bottle feed..now she is 4 months..due to my low milk supply she doesnt like to breastfeed..she ll suck for 2-3 minutes and start crying as breast empty due to low supply...left breast little..right breast just few drops come..inspite of repeated attemps my milk supply is less hence im unable to give exclusive breastfeed. mostly she is on bottlefeds only.if i express milk ill get very little...i feel bad when i have to keep giving formula milk in bottle.these days she doesnt have interest in breastfeeding even though i make many attempts..i take lactare capsules,fenugreek capsule,galact and shatavarex granules etc no improvement.what to do?
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Dr. Rita Bakshi Delhi | Gynecologist/Obstetrician
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Hello, You have done your best. Have milk regularly and eat fruits and vegetables. You can also eat Spinach And Beet Leaves, Carrots, Fennel Seeds, Fenugreek Seeds, Bottle Gourd, Basil Leaves to improve breast milk production.
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Dr. Shikha Shah Mumbai | Gynecologist
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Relax... don't feel guilty or bad as its not your fault.  Let the baby be on top feeds... babies find out difficult to go back to breast feeding as they become very lazy when they get readymade food... Feed whatever u can... but lactation will improve only if baby sucks and no medicine or injections will help of the baby does not want to suck
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Dr. Mamatha Devi S Bangalore | Gynecologist
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You've done your best.youve taken everything but still not lactating .
Eat on time and a have lot of fruit and boiled vegetables.Have a good amount of milk.
Fruit juices are also good.
Spinach to be used everyday.
Garlic must be included in all the dishes .... lactation improves with this alone.
If everything fails then you have no choice!!
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