Do silver cups alter the flavour of mother's the milk?
Absolutely not, the flavour of the milk remains unchanged.
Is continuous contact with silver harmful?
No, the silver used in PUR999® nipple shields is 100% pure and has not undergone any treatment (rhodium plating, silver plating, gold plating, chrome plating, etc.). For this reason it is completely safe to use.
What is the difference between 999 and 925 silver?
The difference is essentially in the purity of the metal. 925 silver contains only 92.5% silver with the rest made up of other metals (usually copper). 999 silver is instead composed of 999 parts out of 1000 (about 99.9%) of pure silver. This guarantees the best bactericidal action.
How do I know it is 999 silver?
The nipple shields are manually punched with the oval mark "999" which indicates the degree of silver purity. Furthermore, to guarantee the title of the precious metal, each production lot is subjected to titration tests and X-rays to confirm its purity.
How long can I wear PUR 999® cups?
The cups can be used daily, and throughout the breastfeeding period, without time limits. It is recommended to use it one week before giving birth.
Are there any contraindications for using the silver cups?
Absolutely not, there are no contraindications. If you have any doubts, you can ask your doctor for advice.
Why are PUR 999® nipple shields made of 999‰ Silver?
Because the higher the purity, the higher the effectiveness. No lamination, no galvanic bath, no coating; only pure silver.
How do you clean the cups after use?
After use, simply wash the cups with neutral soap, rinse under water and dry with the soft cloth provided.
What's inside the box?
Inside the package, you will find two PUR 999® nipple shelds, user manual, warranty certificate, cleaning cloth and the QR code of the declaration of conformity. PUR999® is a class 1 medical device.
What is the difference between PUR 999® nipple shields and others on the market?
The PUR999 cups are one of the few pure 999 silver cups. In most cases other brands cups are made of 925 silver or other metals which are then "coated" with silver. The PUR999 nipple shields also have a more anatomical and harmonious shape than the others on the market which allow optimal adherence to the nipple and breast alveoli.
How do I know if the PUR 999® nipple shields are suitable for my breasts?
The nipple shields are suitable from cup B to E. Smaller or larger sizes do not totally exclude the effectiveness of the product which could however be slightly lower.