How Long Can I Keep Expressed Milk for?

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You should store breast milk safely in containers that are sterilised and airtight. The duration within which you can keep expressed milk depends on the room temperature, it should not be more than 77 degrees. If it is kept in a cold box with refreezable ice packs, the milk can only stay for up to 24 hours. In a refrigerator which has a temperature of 39 degrees F/4 degrees C or colder, you should store the expressed milk for three to five days.
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