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How much does your baby eat?

How old is your child, and how many ozs. does he/she drink at a time?

My baby is 10 days old.. and already drinking more and more and more! I feel like I can't keep up!

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Asked by shessohippie at 1:05 PM on Mar. 6, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • That's perfectly normal. His tummy is getting bigger everyday. You'll definitely be able to keep up, we produce milk on demand

    Answer by MicahsMom612 at 1:29 PM on Mar. 6, 2009

  • Yeah, no reason to worry about quantities. Don't even worry about how often he eats -- like if your doc says "every 2 hours" you could risk getting a complex like I did... my girl would sleep through a couple of feedings and then eat like every 45 minutes. She still at 6 months eats every hour. Your supply will meet the demand, provided that you nurse on demand.

    Answer by EmilySusan at 2:16 PM on Mar. 6, 2009

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