• Katymom replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    PS. For you ladies using the gentian violet…we also tried it for the thrush, I put it on my and my LO…his mouth looked like it was clearing up, but we never actually got rid of it, the Diflucan was the only thing that would work for us 🙁

  • Katymom replied to the topic in the forum Group logo of Trying To ConceiveTrying to Conceive Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    phatbaby…thank you! I am sterilizing everything…trying hard to get rid of it because it is very painful on my nipples…horrible! I’ve read conflicting things on weather it hurts baby or not, but they way he nurses and cries, I can’t help but think his mouth is sore…poor baby! Anyway, it still hurts today and I’m sure will take some time to…[Read more]

  • Katymom replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    Ok, ladies…I haven’t been here before, but I posted this in the 1 month page and decided here was probably a good place to post, too…Mommies that are breastfeeding…I need help/advice…Blake has been feeding fine, but last couple of days my left nipple is really sore…hurts when he latches on, tingles and gets hard a LOT (as opposed to the…[Read more]

  • Katymom replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    phatbaby…thank you! I am sterilizing everything…trying hard to get rid of it because it is very painful on my nipples…horrible! I’ve read conflicting things on weather it hurts baby or not, but they way he nurses and cries, I can’t help but think his mouth is sore…poor baby! Anyway, it still hurts today and I’m sure will take some time to…[Read more]

  • Katymom replied to the topic in the forum Group logo of PregnantPregnancy Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    PS. For you ladies using the gentian violet…we also tried it for the thrush, I put it on my and my LO…his mouth looked like it was clearing up, but we never actually got rid of it, the Diflucan was the only thing that would work for us 🙁

  • Katymom replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    teia…I’m not usually on this board but saw your comment and wanted to pop in…I have a 2 1/2 month old…a few weeks back I got a HORRIBLE pain in my breasts…it felt like they were on fire…I called the hospital and they asked if my son could have thrush. I had no idea, because he’s my 4th and my others never had it…but what I thought was…[Read more]

  • Katymom replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 7 months ago

    thanks, ladies…the pain got unbearable today, and I actually found out baby Blake has thrush and now we both have a perscription…thank God becuase it has been horrible today! I was about to switch to the bottle…! Anyway, once we are both healed, I may think about seeing a lactation consultant just to make sure things are all working…[Read more]