Breast Milk Storage & Handling


After you have expressed your breast milk, you’ll need to ensure that it is safely stored before it is needed for your child’s next feeding. When it comes to storing expressed milk, you can store it in bottles like the Ameda Breast Milk Storage Bottles or storage bags like the Ameda Store ‘N Pour Breast Milk Storage Bags and you can either refrigerate or freeze it depending on how you’re you plan to use it for a feeding. Whether you plan to store your milk in the refrigerator or in the freezer, there are certain guidelines that determine how long you are able to store it. We’ve collected articles and other resources on the storage of breastmilk to give you an overview of how to safely handle your expressed milk.