Can lactation cookies boost our breast milk supply?

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: healthy | pregnancy | breastfeeding | lactation | pregnant
  • Age: Between 18 - 50 Years
  • Gender: Female
If you are currently in your third trimester of pregnancy or have a baby under 1 month of age:
  • Living in the contiguous continental 48 states in the US
  • Participant must be 18 years old or older
  • Mother of a healthy child born at 37 weeks or later from an uncomplicated birth
  • Infant aged 2-months at enrollment 
  • Must intend to exclusively breastfeed infant for at least 3 months
  • Must have a working weight scale at home
  • No formula use in 2 weeks prior to enrollment or plan to use during study (1 month).
  • Must not have any food or cookie ingredient allergies, dislikes, or contraindications to consume cookies 
  • Intending to bring the child to CDC recommended well-child visits 
Exclusion
  • Previous or current diagnosis of thyroid disease, epilepsy, psychosis, bipolar disorder
  • Receiving treatment for depression or anxiety, or medications that may interfere with milk production (e.g. metoclopramide, chlorpromazine, domperidone, medroxyprogesterone, thyroid hormone). 
  • Substance use disorder
  • Formula feeding or consuming other lactation boosting products during the study
  • Having eaten lactation cookies two weeks prior to enrollment
 
 

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