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What is the best way to get grime, from the cereal I mix in her bottles, off her nipples? I have tried boiling them and using salt please help!

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SerenityTiff13

Asked by SerenityTiff13 at 8:36 PM on Oct. 8, 2013 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Every bottle brush I've come across has a nipple attachment that usually screws into the base of the bigger brush. Try that, if that doesn't work, get new nipples and stop putting cereal in the bottles. Your exact problem is why it's not recommended to add cereal to bottles.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 8:41 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • *nipple brush attachment
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 8:41 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • actually my doc recommended it. my baby girl wasn't gaining weight like he should but thank you!
    SerenityTiff13

    Comment by SerenityTiff13 (original poster) at 8:46 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • Doctors don't spend much time studying nutrition. STOP doing that. IT is dangerous.
    LoveMyDog

    Answer by LoveMyDog at 8:53 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • how many ounces of formula a day does baby consume?
    feralxat

    Answer by feralxat at 8:54 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • Have you tried boiling the nipples and then cleaning them while they are still hot and steamy?
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 9:29 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • Do not put cereal in a bottle. It is a major choking hazard.
    Try a bottle brush.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 11:40 PM on Oct. 8, 2013

  • Baby should only be gaining one pound per month. Cereal actually DELAYS gain! And cereal in the bottle is a choking hazard.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 12:16 AM on Oct. 9, 2013

  • I can't believe a doctor would tell you this, if your baby is old enough for solids, then you need to feed the cereal apart from the formula, Do you not put the nipples in warm soapy water as soon as you use them? This is a very dangerous practice, if you don't believe us google it and see what it says.
    2kids2dogs2cats

    Answer by 2kids2dogs2cats at 10:46 AM on Oct. 9, 2013

  • throw away and buy nwe
    sabanaabril

    Answer by sabanaabril at 6:25 PM on Feb. 25, 2014

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