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sunny d

is it ok to give my 5 months old sunny d if i put water in it?


Asked by mikells_mommi08 at 10:18 AM on Feb. 23, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • only give 100% juice with water mixed with it. I don't know whether it is or not but I don't think it is.

    Answer by krazyash023 at 10:20 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • I used to give it to mine watered down half and half. but just like any other juice,not to much,to much acid .can get bad diaper rash.

    Answer by Val504 at 10:21 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • I would never kid my children Sunny that age...
    they do not drink it now and they are 4 and 6...
    like she said up there 100% and I would dilute it.

    Answer by Dannee at 10:22 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • No, it is not okay. Do not do it.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:26 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • umm, no. Sunny D is only around 10 percent juice. It should NOT be given to a 1 year old, let alone a 5 month old. Only 100 percent juice, diluted. Anything else is bad for them, and unhealthy in general. Hell juice isn't healthy if you drink too much of it. It's still high in sugar.

    Answer by celticreverie at 10:45 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • i gave my son like 3 table spoons on orange juice not sunny d with 4 or 5 ounces of water so the acid isnt strong at all he likes it because he wont drink plain water. But i try to stick with 100% juices or close to that like apple grape etc.

    Answer by Lauren2008 at 11:07 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • I wouldn't recommend it.

    Answer by Krysta622 at 11:28 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • i would put off introducing your baby to sugary drinks for as long as possible.

    Answer by heatherama at 12:23 PM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • If I am not mistaken, you should not give babies anything with citrus till 9 or 10 months and even then you have to be careful.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:53 PM on Feb. 23, 2009

  • 100% juice mixed with water or water. no pops, sunny d or anything with high fructose corn syrup should be given to babies

    Answer by purecity at 2:10 PM on Feb. 23, 2009