- Feeding newborns with a cleft lip is a problem. these babies find it very difficult , even impossible, to create the right type of vacuum to be able to suck. This means that even breast feeding , or bottle feeding with normal teats, is very difficult or not possible at all. for these children , true has developed special teats which are based on the specific anatomical structure of the upper jaw of babies with cleft in their lip or palate.
- Domed teat to seal the cleft palate while sucking. compatible with all standard bottles. cleft palate teat encourages natural sucking and chewing movements. while swallowing, the domed top of the teat presses against the roof of the mouth . sealing the cleft palate so that food cannot enter the the respiratory tract. holes can be made later according to individual needs and your doctor's instructions.