Features and Benefits
- For latch-on difficulties or flat/inverted nipples.
- Special design for closer contact with baby.
- Available in different sizes - consult a lactation professional for assistance.
Medela Contact Nipple Shields can help you if you suffer from breastfeeding problems, they enable you to breastfeed your baby despite these difficulties.
The Contact Nipple Shields protect your nipples during feeding and also help your baby to latch-on. The special shape offers maximum skin contact. The Contact Nipple Shields are available in three sizes and come with a practical case.
When breastfeeding with sore, cracked, flat or inverted nipplesAllows maximum skin contact between mother and babyMade of ultra thin, soft silicone which is odourless and tasteless.For hygenic storage and transport- Small (16mm)
- Medium (20mm)
- Large (24mm)
How can I determine what size nipple shield I will need?
The size is based on the baby's mouth size and the majority of women use the medium size but we recommend that you seek advice from a lactation consultant or your midwife.
More information on using a nipple shieldhttp://www.medelabreastfeedingus.com/tips-and-solutions/112/nipple-shields