PLEASE NOTE: It is important to choose the right size and utilize this product properly. We STRONGLY recommend that you seek out support from a Lactation consultant before purchasing this item.
Medela Contact Nipple Shields can be an effective tool for professionals and parents to manage infants with latch-on problems, for those with overactive let-downs or for flat, inverted and sore nipples. Medela Nipple Shields may enable continued breastfeeding without interruption until these problems are resolved.
Available in different sizes (16 mm, 20 mm, 24 mm). Nipple shield sizing will depend on the size of the infant's mouth. The use of nipple shields should be discontinued once problems are resolved.
- Use under the direction of a physician, Lactation consultant or other health professional.
- Unique cut-out area allows more skin contact between parent and baby.
- For flat or inverted nipples
- For latch-on difficulties
- For overactive let-down
- Made of pure silicone