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Morton, MS
A 26-year-old female asked:

3 week old baby eats 2.5oz of breast milk every 2-4 hrs, with 2-3 supplemental formula bottles included in her daily feedings. is she eating enough?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Hard to say: If she's playful, interactive and starting to fill out it is likely enough.Having her weighed to see is also an option but once a week is often enough to monitor weight.Most at her age will put on at least an ounce a day.

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Last updated Mar 23, 2017

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