(Closed) breast milk thawed slightly … help!

posted 4 years ago in Babies
Post # 3
5475 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2012

As long as it wasn’t thawed to liquid, it’s fine!  If it’s all the way thawed out, you have to use what you can in 24 hours.

Post # 4
7 posts
  • Wedding: December 2012

after you freeze it well again, then thaw and try to feed your baby with one of the bags in a day or two snd see if she/he will take it. Babies know when the milk is spolie and wont eat it if its bad ( they will either turn away or cry a lot while feeding)

Post # 5
1151 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

@Adeline4:  I read the Womanly Art of Breast Feeding by the la latche league & they say as long as some of the milk is still frozen that its totally okay to re-freeze. Although I don’t agree with some of their breastfeeding theories, i do consider the la letche league to be the authority on breast milk =) you could also call and check with your hospitals lactation consultant or any local lactation consultant if you want a professional’s opinion. 

Post # 6
923 posts
Busy bee

I think it would be fine to re freeze. don’t stress!

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