I was also going to suggest a dream feed. When DD1 went on a nursing strike at 3-4 months (I lost weight too quickly) the only way I could feed her was via a dream feed. Apparently babies are more likely to take to breast in a sleepy state. Good luck with it!
Oh I gave her a dream feed for every feed, day and night. So if she was due to feed (roughly) at 3pm I'd pick her up still asleep at say 2.45pm and feed her. Worked every time. She would then wake up after her feed, boob in mouth and in my arms with a huge grin on my face!
HE IS FEEDING!!!! Thank you all so much. This time last night I was in tears because I thought it was all over, now he's feeding ! Thank you!
I remember the tears and stress too. Its such a relief and a wonderful feeling when they feed again. Well done mumma
A big relief. I'm pretty sure I would have given up if it wasn't for you ladies. I just hope he remembers how to do it in the morning!!!
So glad he's feeding for you
My DD went through a similar strike and I had to work so hard pumping, my supply dropped though and I needed a course of motilium to get my supply back.
The good news is it was all worth it - she's still feeding at 2
He didn't feed this morning ill have to keep dream feeding till he decides he will do it when he's awake!
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