Antimicrobial properties and microbial contaminants of breast milk—an update. I had no issues with storing my milk in the fridge and my baby would drink it, but once frozen it turned much more sour. Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple. Do not thaw or warm any milk for your baby in a microwave oven. Skin to Skin After Delivery.
I too was very sad to see all that hard work go to waste.
Soapy, Sour, or Metallic Tasting Breast Milk
If your baby refuses to drink the milk, the only option is to discard the milk or donate it to the nearest milk bank. Lipase is a naturally occurring component in breast milk and in our digestive systems. Is my baby getting enough to eat? I too was very sad to see all that hard work go to waste. More than one container can be thawed if larger amounts are needed. Estimated arrival dates are not guaranteed.