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Im breast feeding my 6 months old but having a hard time pumping enough extra milk to make up her cereal. Is it ok to use water or another alternative?

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In brief: Yes.

At 6 months of age, a little breast milk is still better than none, but you should not expect to meet all needs with it.
Adding formula is fine; even a little whole cow milk if there are no problems with it.

In brief: Yes.

At 6 months of age, a little breast milk is still better than none, but you should not expect to meet all needs with it.
Adding formula is fine; even a little whole cow milk if there are no problems with it.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Formula

I would use formula, instead of water.

In brief: Formula

I would use formula, instead of water.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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