Choosing your Medela breast shield size

Do you feel unexpressed milk after pumping? Does your nipple rub the tunnel sides? For these or other reasons you may want to consider trying a new breast shield size. Follow the instructions in the downloadable guide or in the animation below

Breast shield size for Medela pumps
Medela expert Nania Schaerer-Hernandez
Dr Nania Schärer-Hernández, Head Global Medical Affairs and Education, Medela:
Mother-of-two Nania is a leading global authority on breast milk composition and lactation. Her team at Medela designs educational materials, grounded in the latest research, that detail best practice for healthcare professionals and explain the amazing benefits of breast milk to mums worldwide.

Did you know that your optimal breast shield size could change over the duration of your pumping experience?

The right breast shield size is an essential part of optimal milk flow during pumping. To help you obtain maximum comfort and pumping efficiency, Medela offers five breast shield sizes.