Precautions For Using An Electric Breast Pump

- Nov 18, 2019-

What should I pay attention to when using an electric breast pump? In fact, there are a lot of places to pay attention to when using electric breast pump. Let's let Momnet tell you the precautions for using electric breast pump, as follows:

1. Pay attention to cleaning and disinfecting the breast pump and disinfection method: Please clean and disinfect the breast pump before the first use and before each use. Disintegrate all the components of the breast pump in the dishwasher or warm soap. Rinse thoroughly after washing in water. Do not use cleaning tools and cleaners that contain antibacterial ingredients. The breast pump can be disinfected in a Xin'an steam sterilizer or by boiling in boiling water for 10 minutes. If disinfected with a new Avent steam sterilizer, the breast pump will remain in the sterilizer for at least 3 hours of hygiene as long as the sterilizer is not turned on.

2, the cleaning of the breast pump: breast milk contains a lot of fat, after the use of the breast pump, it is easy to leave a lot of grease in its accessories, which may cause the friction between the accessories to increase, easy to slip and affect the suction, so please Use a safe lotion that dissolves the grease to clean all the accessories of the breast pump, which will help you with your next use. After cleaning, it is recommended to use steam for comprehensive disinfection, which is the safest and most effective way to protect the accessories.

3, pay attention to electric breast pump can not be overused, some mothers think that electric breast pump is omnipotent, but do not know if improper use, breast pump will also damage the nipple. If the breast pump is used without the dredge of the mammary gland, it may become more and more blocked. In fact, the distribution of the mammary gland of a woman is like an umbrella. If the breast tube is blocked, the light nipple and the areola can not absorb milk. Because the breast pump will pressurize on the breast when sucking milk, the local soft tissue will be damaged for a long time, which will cause edema.