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Supplemental Nursing System™ (SNS™)

Item # 20901

The Supplemental Nursing System (SNS) is a feeding tube device to provide babies long-term supplemental feedings at the breast. 

For information on the World Health Organization’s recommendation on breastfeeding duration visit www.medela.com/who
 

Suggested Retail Price
$64.78

Features & Benefits

  • Made without BPA: All parts that come into contact with breast milk are not made with BPA
  • Ideal for long-term supplemental feedings at the breast: Provides assistance to mothers and babies facing special long-term challenges
  • Adjustable flow-rate system: Allows mothers to control the flow of liquid to the infant
  • Color-coded valves with attached tubing: Helps mothers to manage different feed rates
  • Adjustable neck strap: Our neck strap makes for a more convenient feeding experience for moms
Product Description
What's Included

The Supplemental Nursing System (SNS) is a feeding tube device to provide babies long-term supplemental feedings at the breast. When a baby is at breast over a period of days or weeks, a hormonal mechanism is triggered that causes milk to be produced.

The SNS can also be used for:

  • Inducing lactation
  • Keeping special-needs babies at the breast
  • Premature babies
  • Weak, ineffective or lazy nursers
  • Failure-to-thrive babies
  • Impaired babies
  • Low-milk supply mothers
  • Relactating mothers
  • A teaching tool to "fingerfeed" babies who have had difficulty latching onto the breast
  • 1 - 150mL SNS container
  • 1 - Cover
  • 1 - Neck Cord
  • 1 - Valve holder
  • 1 - Attachment ring
  • 1 - Tape
  • 3 sizes of tubing with attached valves
  • Instructions