Breast pump primer | Fit Pregnancy

Breast pump primer


With the plethora of pumps on the market, how do you choose the right one for you? If you’re planning to pump after returning to work (or just want to bank some extra “liquid gold”), you’ll appreciate the efficiency of a double electric. For less frequent pumping, you may want the simplicity of a manual.

Double Electric:

Ameda Purely Yours Ultra
A proven airlock barrier keeps bacteria out. Plus, it offers 32 pumping combinations. $299  >

Evenflo SimplyGo Dual Electric
An affordable double electric. Flanges feature removable silicon inserts for a perfect fit. $60  >

Hygeia EnJoye LBI
Plan to build up a stash? This pump will stand up to frequent use, and you can customize the suction strength.  $319  >

Lansinoh Affinity Double Electric

This well-priced model comes with a workhorse motor that can withstand daily use. $128 >

Medela Freestyle
Tiny and powerful, this hands-free pump expresses milk in record time. $380  >

Simplisse Double Electric Breastfeeding Companion
Soft, pliable cups get the job done while minimizing the tugging at your breasts. $250 >

The First Years miPump
Simple, compact and quiet when you need to get the job done discreetly. Can be plugged in or battery-operated. $72 >

Single Electric:

The First Years Premium
An affordable choice if you don’t pump daily, and a smart option for a compact “travel” pump to tuck into a diaper bag. $43  >


Medela Harmony
An ergonomic handle means you can efficiently draw milk with this quiet, discreet pump. $35  >

Philips AVENT Manual Breast Pump
Its small size makes this pump portable, while the design helps stimulate milk let-down. $40  >