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April 22nd, 2005, 12:19 PM
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Every time my milk lets down, it burns a little. It does this all of the time. I can always tell when I am leaking into my pad because it starts to burn. It's not really painful, just uncomfortable, and there doesn't seem to be any effect on my milk supply.

Does this sound normal to you all?
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April 22nd, 2005, 12:33 PM
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Yes! IT happened to me with Corbin (though not with the other 2). It's lessened as he's gotten older; it's no longer painful, but I can tell when let down hits.
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April 22nd, 2005, 04:06 PM
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I usually had uncomfortable letdowns too.
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April 22nd, 2005, 07:20 PM
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mine are more uncomfortable when i let down while not nursing....if she is sucking...it dont' seem to bother me as much...

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April 23rd, 2005, 10:09 PM
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The only way that I can describe my milk let down is that my breast gets sore, almost like it hardens up. But to touch it, it doesn't feel like it gets hard (only when it got really full). It was and still is an uncomfortable feeling.
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April 25th, 2005, 08:54 AM
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Yes, definately....with all three ! I describe it as more of a pins and needles kinda feeling. But, well worth it for my lil guy to get all the nutrition he needs ! I think its totally normal, though, some women can't even feel a let-down. Also, I feel it just b4 leaking as well....at least I get a heads up lol!
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