New treatment for nipple soreness in breastfeeding mothers: A clinical trial study

  title={New treatment for nipple soreness in breastfeeding mothers: A clinical trial study},
  author={R. Saeidi and M. Tafazoli and M. Gholami and Reza Mazloom},
  journal={Iranian Journal of Neonatology IJN},
Background: A common, early postpartum concern of the breastfeeding mother is nipple pain. Because of a lack of effective treatment and opposing results about lanolin, we decided to compare the effect of lanolin ointment and aloe Vera gel on nipple soreness treatment. Methods: This clinical blind trial was performed in Mashhad, Iran, from February 2008 to May 2009. Sampling was nonrandom and purposive, and then samples were divided randomly into two groups. After first applying the preparation… Expand
11 Citations
Comparing the Effects of Yarrow, Honey, and Breast Milk for Healing Nipple Fissure
The effect of Saqez (Pistacia atlantica) ointment on nipple fissure improvement in breastfeeding women during one-month follow-up
  • 5
  • Highly Influenced
  • PDF
Public Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice on Herbal Remedies Used During Pregnancy and Lactation in West Bank Palestine
  • 3
Correlation of Maternal Obesity and Exclusive Breastfeeding
  • PDF


Sore nipples in breast-feeding women: a clinical trial of wound dressings vs conventional care.
  • 55
  • PDF
Prevention of and therapies for nipple pain: a systematic review.
  • 105
  • Highly Influential
Nipple pain in breastfeeding women: causes, treatment, and prevention strategies.
  • P. Tait
  • Medicine
  • Journal of midwifery & women's health
  • 2000
  • 85
  • PDF
Staphylococcus aureus and sore nipples.
  • 47
Aetiology of sore nipples.
  • 118
Preliminary evaluation: the effects of Aloe ferox Miller and Aloe arborescens Miller on wound healing.
  • 121
Aloe vera dermal wound gel is associated with a delay in wound healing.
  • 126
An evaluation of the effect ov lanolin in healing nipple injuries
  • 16
  • PDF