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  1. #1
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    Sep 2013

    Default Medela Breast Pump & Breast Shield - What size are you?

    Excited to be expecting twins early Jan however seriously started to think I need to get everything in order. One thing is the breastpump. Midwife has recommended a Hospital Grade pump and suggested hiring a Medela Symphony but not sure of what size breast shields I need as they have so many options. My question is... have you used a Medela breast shield and were you happy with the standard 24mm size breast shield or did you need bigger size shield? I am almost a F cup if that helps

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Mac Fields
    It's not the size of the breast you need to worry about but the size of your nipple. I have large nipples the 24mm is too small but the 27mm is too big

    My local baby shop had a piece of cardboard so that you could measure your nipple size

    Good luck with your babies

    DH 37 + me 33 = DS1 3.5 & DS2 8 wks


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