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500 Congress St. Suite 1F, Quincy, MA 02169 Phone: (617) 471-3411 Fax: (617) 471-3584
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APNO Recipe
Sometimes, during the early stages of breastfeeding a mother’s nipples may become cracked and sore. Below is a home remedy that helps treat and soothe this condition. If sore nipples persist after a few days of use, there may be a problem with your baby’s latch mechanism. Please discuss this with your provider at your next visit. APNO Recipe (cream for sore, cracked nipples) 1% Hydrocortisone - 1 Tablespoon Polysporin - 1 Tablespoon Miconazole ointment -  1 Tablespoon Mix all ingredients in a clean container. Rub small amount on nipples and areola after feeding. You do not need to wipe off prior to your next feeding.
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