We pride ourselves on having the friendliest
and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment
for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers.
If you have any problems registering please drop an email to email@example.com.
Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!
Okay, I'm down to the last resort. I have to try fenugreek.
Alonzo is still in the middle of a growth spurt (or hopefully coming out of it soon!!), and for the past three days we've had to supplement with formula because my body just can't keep up with him (even when I nurse sometimes every hour). So I went and got some fenugreek today. It's the only thing I haven't tried (everything else I've tried apparently isn't working). But I'm not sure how much to take. I got the 610 mg. pills. Kellymom says to take 2-4 pills, 3 times a day. So do I take 2, 3, or 4? Anybody have any experience and know what dosage is best?
When I took it, I did 4 pills in the morning, 4 in the afternoon, and 4 at night. That's the max dose you can take. I read that once your pee and body odor start to smell like maple syrup, you can start cutting back. Yummy.
mama to 5 yr old DS1 , 3 year old DS2 , and nursling DD .