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01 Jul 2011

Breastfeeding
Good day

I am 35 weeks pregnant and had to take Fertomid to get pregnant. I did not ovulate or get periods on my own. According to blood test I do not produce enough progesterone.

I would like to know if I will be able to breastfeed my baby? Which hormones are responsible for producing milk?

Kind regards
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Progesterone is not involved with breastfeeding. Prolactin is the hormone responsible.

Best wishes
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