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How long can breastmilk be stored?



Donna Bruschi, IBCLC provides the answer

Countertop or table at room temperature (up to 77°F): 6–8 hours

Refrigerator (39°F): 5 days

Freezer compartment of refrigerator with separate doors (0°F): 3–6 months

Chest or upright deep freezer (-4°F): 6–12 months


Donna Bruschi, IBCLC
New Baby, New Paltz
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