Choosing an Electric Breast pump and deciding on whether to hire or buy a pump can be difficult to decide. There are several factors to consider before making a choice:
Is it easy to operate?
Can I use the electric breast pump for single and double pumping?
With an electric breastpump is it possible to set the vacuum (suction strength) and cycle (suction frequency) individually? And is that possible in both stimulation and expression modes?
Is it a quiet electric breast pump? This is particularly relevant if you will be pumping at home, at night, or in the workplace.
Renting an electric breast pump – if you need to increase your supply and express milk often renting an electric breastpump is a good idea. Designed to meet the varying requirements of mums, the Ardo Carum hospital grade breast pump is an easy-to-use powerful electric pump which also features sensitive expressing settings. The Carum is available to hire, delivered fully serviced and cleaned and includes two new pumpsets for single or double expressing.
Buying – it is sensible to buy a small electric pump if you are going to be expressing for a long time, such as the Calypso. The Ardo Calypso is one of the quietest personal electric breast pumps on the market, powerful yet gentle, compact and easy to use. It is NHS approved, and a mumsnet best electric breast pump for the last 6 years. Cycles and vacuum functions can be changed independently during pumping, allowing for very sensitive adjustments for stimulation and expressing. Available for single or double expressing.
Reviews written by other mums are also helpful when deciding which electric breast pump to choose. Product and service reviews offer a credible insight, and it is becoming increasingly more important to mums when researching and making a purchasing decision, especially in these changing times. Visit our review site to see what mums are saying about Ardo electric breast pumps!