Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

GETTING STARTED:

Always wash your hands before beginning

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

IS IT STERILE?

If collection kit is marked sterile you can use immediately (kit is pre assembled).

If not sterile, clean and assemble the kit (refer to cleaning instructions in your kit or as directed by your care team).

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

GETTING STARTED:

Insert tubing adapter. Make sure it is snug.

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

GETTING STARTED:

Center flange on breast to create seal.

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

YOU ARE READY TO START!

Push On button.

Speed starts automatically at 80 cycles per minute.

Suction starts at its lowest setting 1%.

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

ADJUSTING THE SETTINGS

To mimic a baby’s sucking and to start milk flow:

Increase to highest comfort level

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

ADJUSTING THE SETTINGS

Once milk flows:

Decrease speed to 50-60 cycles per minute (depending on comfort and what works for you).

This will mimic a baby’s slower, deeper suck.

Ameda Platinum® Breast Pump Quick Start

FINISHING YOUR SESSION

When milk flow slows, try for another let-down:

Increase speed back to 80 cycles per minute.

Once milk flows again, lower speed to help drain milk.

Store expressed milk as directed or feed directly to baby.