Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

bottle feeding

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Bottle feeding : When to stop bottle feeding is your decision.If you wish you can start weaning your child at 7-10 months.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. April Hartman
26 years experience Pediatrics
Bottle feeding: Breastfeeding is best for your baby but if you cannot breastfeed, bottle feeding with an infant formula is acceptable. It can be harmful if the bottle ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pappas
23 years experience Pediatrics
Don't eat lying down: Few common sense rules... 1. Don't put your baby to bed with a bottle, even if it's water 2. Elevate your child 30 degrees during feeding 3. Feed 2-3 ... Read More
1
1 comment
6
6 thanks
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bottle feeding: Wrong nipple size and shape, over feeding, wrong bottle type, wrong formula type.
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Coogan
48 years experience Pediatrics
No: The feeding schedule won't change just because you switch from nursing to formula. However, if your nursing schedule has been more of a "demand" sched ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Janousky
37 years experience Pediatrics
Feeding: I recommend getting rid of the bottle before the second birthday. I generally say anywhere from 1 to 2 years is a good age, Most of my patients seem t ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
37 years experience Pediatrics
12 months: The american academy of pediatrics recommends breast feeding until one year of age. Although this is the ideal, it is not always possible. Try to bre ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Dental caries: It is advisable not give your child milk before he goes to bed the milk sugars can cause dental caries. The simplest way to get him off the bottle is ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Relative issue: Breast fed infants, even if breast fed for a few weeks, seem to have better life outcomes than those started on the bottle initially.There are also li ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
20 years experience Pediatrics
8m-9m: Usually around 8-9 m. Few babies sleep 5-6 hrs starting from 4 m of age and some babies have a night feed till 12 m of age.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rodrigo Argenal
22 years experience Pediatrics
Poor swallow: Two things come to mind: if coughing occurs while feeding it means your baby is not able to swallow well and some formula reaches the wind pipe, causi ... Read More
3
3 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month