Breast Pump Guide

Choosing the right breast pump.  ALWAYS feel free to contact us, or read some of our articles about buying breast pumps.

Here is a little guide about what use and frequency breast pumps are designed for.  It mainly depends on how often you plan to use it.

Occasional Use

Missed feeding, Evening away from baby, Working part time for a few hours

1st choice: Unimom Minuet Medela Swing, Unimom Allegro Electric

2nd Choice: Avent Comfort ManualMedela Harmony, Unimom Manual Pump, Silicone Breast Pump

Daily Use

(Working Full time, Expressing daily for bottle feed)

1st Choice: Medela Free Style, Medela Swing Maxi , Unimom Forte Double Pump –  these pumps are rated higher and can handle heavy usage.

2nd Choice: Unimom MinuetMedela Swing, Avent Comfort Electric, Unimom  Allegro Electric

Premature or Hospitalized Baby

1st Choice: Medela Symphony, Medela LactinaMedela Free Style, Unimom Forte Double Pump

2nd Choice: Medela Swing MaxiMedela Swing, Unimom Minuet

Low Milk Supply

1st Choice: Medela Swing MaxiUnimom Forte Double Pump, Unimom MinuetMedela Swing, Avent Comfort Electric,

2nd Choice: Unimom Allegro Electric, Silicone Breast Pump

Problems with Latch or Breast Infection

1st Choice: Unimom Minuet, Medela SwingAvent Comfort Electric, Unimom Forte Double Pump

2nd Choice: Medela Harmony, Unimom Allegro Electric, Silicone Breast Pump

Sore Nipples and Engorgement

1st Choice: Unimom Forte Double Pump, Medela SwingAvent Comfort Electric, Silicone Breast Pump

2nd Choice: Unimom Allegro Electric, Avent ManualMedela Harmony,

Drawing out flat or inverted nipples

1st Choice: Avent Manual, Medela Harmony, Silicone Breast Pump

2nd Choice:  Unimom Manual Pump

Twin Babies

1st Choice:Medela Free Style, Symphony, Unimom Forte Double Pump

2nd Choice: Medela Swing Maxi

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