SpeCtra ORIGINAL S2 Hospital Grade Double Electric Breast Pump

Functional Analysis:

  • Size
  • Lightweight and easy to transport.
  • Machine Controls
  • Larger buttons may make machine operation easier for someone with decreased dexterity/fine motor control.
  • Ability to adjust the strength and speed of the pumping cycle separately.
  • Has a timer feature with a reset option.
  • Flanges
  • Click here for assembly instructions
  • Some SpeCtra flanges fit with Medela bottles.
  • Massage
  • Increases the amount of breast milk production compared to the Medela.
  • Noise
  • Pump is quieter than the Medela. Can reduce disruption of child while napping and may be prefered by those who have sensitivity to loud noises.
  • Handle
  • Not as wide as Medela. Could be difficult for individuals with decreased grasp and manipulation skills.
  • Other Considerations
  • Breast shields come in a variety of sizes.
  • Not covered by insurance requiring out of pocket payment.
  • Assembly of pump may be difficult for someone with decreased dexterity i.e. place the tube from the pump to the flanges.

Worth Noting:

Requires out of pocket expense. Machine is quieter and promotes increased milk production compared to other brands.

Machine with tubes, bottles, and flanges.