Are you considering trying to breast pump your milk? If so, you have probably heard of the well-known brand Medela. Medela is a brand developed for breastfeeding and breast pumping moms. Not only does Medela sell breast pumps, but they also sell breast pump accessories. If you are interested in these breast pump parts, you have come to the right place. Today, I will be going over the Medela breast pump accessories that you may want to consider purchasing. Let’s get started.
The Cooler Bag
Medela’s Cooler Bag is perfect for safely transporting breast milk to and from work and daycare while keeping it cool. The contoured ice pack is specially designed for Medela bottles and maximizes breast milk storage time. A nice feature is an insulation on the inside of the bag that will keep the expressed breast milk cool for a longer amount of time. Included are four Medela breastmilk bottles and a separate cooling element. The bottles are BPA-free. The Cooler Bag is available individually or as part of the CityStyle breast pump bag.
Quick Clean Microwave Bags
Cleaning breast pump tubing and breast pump accessories can be a difficult chore. That is why Medela has created the Quick Clean Microwave Bags. Medela’s microwave bags allow you to easily sanitize your pumping equipment and breastfeeding accessories quickly and safely. It eliminates 99.9 % of common bacteria and germs. Each bag can be used 20 times. They are small and easy to store. These microwave bags are also BPA-free.
Medela Quick Clean Breast Pump & Accessory Wipes
Another easy way to clean Medela breast pump accessories is to use wipes. Because wipes are easy and quick to use, Medela created their own wipes specifically made for your Medela breast pump accessories. They are uniquely made, as they do not need any soap or water. These wipes are unscented and alcohol and bleach free. Not only can these wipes be used on Medela breast pump accessories, but you can also wipe changing tables, high chairs, cribs, and more with them.
City Style Breast Pump Bag
This Medela breast pump bag is designed for keeping your breastmilk cool and safe even when you are on the go. In addition to having room for your milk, this Medela Pump Bag will also hold your breast pump and other Medela breast pump accessories. This Medela breast pump bag is perfect for those who need to travel from place to place with their breast pump. The City Style Breast Pump Bag is especially popular with working moms who need to breast pump at work.
Breastfeeding Starter Kit
New to breastfeeding or breast pumping? Check out this starter kit. It contains everything you need for breastfeeding or breast pumping your little one. Included are two bottles, five breast pump milk bags, twelve nursing pads, nipple care products, and a breast pump Microwave Bag. Similar to pace feeding, the baby bottle allows your baby to drink at his/her own pace. For any mom new to breast pumping, this starter kit is a good option to try.
Breast Milk Store And Feed Set
The Breast Milk Store and Feed Set is the perfect accessory for your breast pump. Included are bottles that are used for storing and feeding your breast milk. The bottles are designed to let your baby drink at his/her own pace and rhythm. Because of the way these bottles are designed, the transition from breastfeeding to bottle feeding should be easy. These bottles are BPA-free, making them safe for your little one.
Suction Cup Nursing Bra
The Medela suction cup bra is designed for breastfeeding and breast pumping moms. It features a clip that can easily be unlatched so that you can use your breast pump. It’s soft material and non-wire design makes this suction cup bra comfortable to wear. Because of its comfortable and large size, this would also work great as a maternity bra.
Medela Breast-Milk Bags
The Medela Breast-Milk Bags are for storing your breast milk. These Medela Breast-Milk Bags are constructed from a durable, double layer material. The built-in double zipper seal keeps breast milk safely stored in the refrigerator or freezer. These breast pump bags are self-standing. They come with a large write-on area so you can track the date and other important information.
The Medela connectors are the part of the breast pump that you attach to your breast. These Medela connectors will work with almost any Medela breast pump. They do not contain BPA, which makes them a safe choice for you and your baby.
Portable Vehicle Adaptor
The portable vehicle adaptor works with all Medela 9 volt breast pumps. It allows you to breast pump your milk in the comfort of your own car. With a 6-foot extension cord, there is plenty of room for you to breast pump your milk. Keep in mind that this product may not work with all car outlets.
Quick Clean Breast Milk Removal Soap
Are you needing to remove milk from your breast pumps? Check out Medela's Quick Clean Breast Milk Removal Soap. It removes breastmilk residue up to 3 days old. There is no added fragrance or taste that might discourage baby from drinking milk. This breast pump accessory is perfect for breast pump parts, bottles, nipples, intimate apparel, and more. It has been clinically tested under physician supervision and should not to cause skin irritation.
Easy Expression Bustier
This next Medela breast pump accessory is the perfect bra for any nursing mother. It has an adaptive stretch, which means that it adapts to your body to provide a comfortable fit. It is made with soft nylon and spandex blend. This product is very easy to wash. Simply throw it in the washing machine on cold in a garment bag on gentle cycle. This is designed for use with all Medela double electric breast pumps.
Symphony Diaphragm Kit
If you are needing Medela replacement parts, you may be interested in buying the Symphony Diaphragm Kit. It is replacement membrane pumping mechanisms for the Symphony breast pump.
The ice pack created bu Medela is used to keep your breast milk cool while you travel with it in your Medela breast pump bag. Unlike a regular pack of ice, this ice pack has a contoured shape so that your Medela bottles will fit in nicely. Unlike regular ice, this ice pack is long lasting and will keep your breast milk cool for a long amount of time.
Quick Clean Breast Pump & Accessory Sanitizer
This sanitizer eliminates 99.9% of germs. It sanitizes hard, non-porous surfaces and eliminates bacteria and viruses. It does not contain any harsh chemicals, fumes, bleach, dyes, or alcohol. You can safely use this on breast pump parts, bottles, nipples, and in nursery environments. There is no need to rinse the Medela products after using this sanitizer.
Maternity & Nursing Tank
This nursing tank makes it very easy to breastfeed and breast pump your milk. With a non-wire design, this is a comfortable tank top that can be worn during pregnancy and nursing. The reason why it is so easy to use when breast pumping milk is because the straps unclip. This allows you to breast pump your milk without taking your entire tank top off.
Just because you are breast pumping your milk doesn't mean that you won't deal with sore nipples. Many mothers who breast pump still get tired and sore nipples. Because of this, it is important that you care for your nipples to prevent further damage. If you are beginning to have sore nipples, or maybe you are wanting to prevent sore nipples, you may be interested in trying Medela's Tender Care Lanolin. It is safe for both you and your baby, so you don't have to worry about taking this cream off before you breast pump. This nipple cream is non-messy and very easy to apply. For further information on how to cure sore and tired nipples, click here.
Nursing pads are very helpful for preventing milk leakage from damaging your clothes. The type of nursing pads that Medela sells are called disposable nursing pads. This means that after they become wet, you must throw them away. Medela's nursing pads are known for being very absorbent and comfortable to wear. Because they are comfortable to wear, you can wear these nursing pads both day and night. It has a double adhesive tape which keeps the pads in place. Another nice feature is that these nursing pads are discreet under clothing.
Final Thoughts On Medela Breast Pump Accessories
I hope this article has helped you understand more about the Medela breast pump accessories that you can buy. As you can see, there are many Medela breast pump accessories that may be worth checking out. Some of them, such as the cooler bag, keep your breast milk cool while you are at work. Others, such as the Medela connectors, are simply Medela replacement parts. Whatever you choose to do, I hope these Medela breast pump accessories will make breast pumping so much easier. Happy shopping!
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