WILLOW 3.0 is definitely one of my favorite wearable pumps. It offers a lot of convenience with few parts to clean, quiet motor, leak proof solution and many flange size options. It can take some time for your body to get used to it and for you to learn how to use it efficiently.
Some parents are able to get partial reimbursement towards the cost of this pump. You can try one of the following websites to see if they are offered:
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT – 5.6″ x 3.3″ x 4.4″, 12.5 oz
MAX VACUUM – 245 mmHg
OPEN OR CLOSED SYSTEM – Closed
SUCTION LEVELS – 7
BATTERY POWER? -Rechargeable
DIGITAL DISPLAY – No
CARRYING BAG W/ EXTRA ACCESSORIES – No
INCLUDED FLANGES & BOTTLES – comes with size 24mm, Choice off 15 mm, 17 mm, 19 mm, 21mm, or 27 mm is available for additional cost
SMARTPHONE COMPATIBLE – Yes
PROS – Discrete wearable pump with no spill technology, 15 mm, 17 mm, 19 mm, 21mm, 24mm, or 27 mm are now available,
CONS – You can use reusable milk bags or purchase Reusable Milk Containers for additional cost. There is a hefty price tag – if you purchase some extra parts the cost adds up.