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How many feeds should a 1 month old baby take daily. .?

How many feeds should a 1 month old baby take daily. .?

Between 6-8 feeds: Infants at this age typically feed anywhere between 6 and 8 feeds per day. Number of feeds can vary for any number of reasons such as type of feed (breast or formula), size of each feed, etc. Ultimately, feeding should be sufficient at this age to result in appropriate weight gain. ...Read more

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Can i change my 6 month old babys formula feed from nan pro 1 to nan pro 2?..how much ml will a 6 month old require for a feed

Can i change my 6 month old babys formula feed from nan pro 1 to nan pro 2?..how much ml will a 6 month old require for a feed

By 6 months , a baby: typically consumes 6 to 8 ounces (180–240 ml) at each of four or five feedings in twenty-four hours. Since NAN PRO 2 is sold in the U.S., it must have FDA approval for use in 6-12 month old babies. See www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/baby/feeding-nutrition/Pages/Amount-and-Schedule-of-Formula-Feedings.aspx for advice on nutrition & other topics. ...Read more

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How much milk should my 8 month old baby get in a day? She is breastfed.

How much milk should my 8 month old baby get in a day? She is breastfed.

~1 quart: If she is eating a reasonable amount of solid foods, she can have as much breast milk as she wants. Formula fed babies should get about a quart a day. ...Read more

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How many ounces of formula should I be giving my 1 month 3week old baby?

How many ounces of formula should I be giving my 1 month 3week old baby?

A very rough...: ...Guideline is about three ounces per pound per day. So a 10lb baby might be expected to eat about 30oz per day. This is not a rule, it's a guideline. If your baby won't take more than 22oz and is growing normally, that's fine. If your baby requires 40oz otherwise she screams and cries, as long as she's growing normally, that's fine too. ...Read more

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How old is too old for a baby if a 2nd time dad?

How old is too old for a baby if a 2nd time dad?

Not the issue: Dad's can produce babies forever - the age of the mom is important for safety of the mom and health of the baby. You need to decide how old is too old - you want to make sure that you are able to enjoy your child and their milestones. ...Read more

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What should I be feeding my 10 month old daughter? How many ounces of formula should she get a day? How much baby food a day

What should I be feeding my 10 month old daughter? How many ounces of formula should she get a day? How much baby food a day

FEEDING: At 10 months she can eat everything including meat and some table foods. Ounces of formula depends on how full she is after eating solids usually 8-10 oz. ...Read more

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How much cow milk per day is OK or safe to give to a one year and 4 month old baby. She like milk a lot?

How much cow milk per day is OK or safe to give to a one year and 4 month old baby. She like milk a lot?

I limit to ~500cc: Cow milk is designed to feed calves, and used without special processing can irritate the human gut.Excessive intake can trigger small amounts of blood loss from the gut and result in anemia.An older kid who stays around 500cc/day (8oz)will get all the calcium they need for bone growth without triggering anemia. ...Read more

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How much should a 4 month old premie weigh?

How much should a 4 month old premie weigh?

Too Broad a Question: This situation is very specific and has no general answer.It depends upon level of prematurity, birth weight, initial course of health and problems and many other factors.Much more info is needed.Feel free to use the consultation tool to further explore the problem. ...Read more

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How much should a 4 month old babtbweigh?

How much should a 4 month old babtbweigh?

Doubling of birth WT: Normal weight gain for term baby should be 1 1/2 to 2 lbs per months for the first 4 months. ...Read more

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How many ounce of formula should a four month old baby drink ?

How many ounce of formula should a four month old baby drink
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4-6 oz: Offer 4 to 6 ounces every four hours and adjust from there. ...Read more

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Is 1 teaspoon of xyazal too much for a 8 month old 22 pound baby?

Is 1 teaspoon of xyazal too much for a 8 month old 22 pound baby?

Nasal allergies: While they exist, true nasal allergies are probably over-diagnosed in this age group. The only fda approved prescription antihistamine for children as young as 6 months is clarinex; the dose for an 8 month old is 1/2 tsp/ day. An alternative would be otc Diphenhydramine (benadryl); 1 tsp at 6-8 hr intervals for a 22lb infant. Xyzal (levocetirizine) is officially approved only for pts 12 yrs and older ...Read more

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How much of a solid food and mothers milk does a 6 month old baby take per day?

How much of a solid food and mothers milk does a 6 month old baby take per day?

Mostly milk: A sixth month old baby can begin to eat solid foods. Usually I start babies off with one meal a day, at whichever mealtime is most convenient to mom. The amount is not important but just to try a veggie daily by mouth with a spoon if he will take it! He should be breastfeeding on demand and it is difficult to estimate the exact amount of milk, but 30 to 40 ounces is expected. ...Read more

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How many times should a 1 year old baby urinate?

At least every 6 hr: Any infants urine output will vary with their level of fluid intake, activity and other factors. They should go no less than every 6 hours. With high end diapers it may be hard to tell, so if concerned, a square of toilet tissue in front of the genitals can act as a tell all. ...Read more

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Is 21.56lbs weight normal for a 1 year and 6 months old baby? Because he is picky eaters what vitamins can I give to him?

Is 21.56lbs weight normal for a 1 year and 6 months old baby? Because he is picky eaters what vitamins can I give to him?

Family practice : An 18 mo ave wt is 24 lbs. Your child may be a little low on the wt scale. But several things may affect where your child places on the growth chart. Ht. Sex. Has there been a steady increase in wt or has it plateaued a baby's wt also may be affected with breast feeding. As they become more active they lose some baby fat. So watch the curve. ...Read more

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How much does a baby have to weigh by the time he is a 1 year old ?

How much does a baby have to weigh by the time he is a 1 year old ?

Weight is variable: 19 pounds at one year is the 5% up to 27 pounds 95%. These are the norms. Every baby is different and are considered in the normal range between these numbers. ...Read more

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Hi doctors, is feeding my 10 month old baby boy lentils 5 times a week for lunch, or is this amount too much? Thank you

Hi doctors, is feeding my 10 month old baby boy lentils 5 times a week for lunch, or is this amount too much? Thank you

Lentils: Lentils is a fine food and as long as the baby hasn' t tired of eating them thats fine. Just remember lentils are heavy gas producers. ...Read more