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how much should he be eating?!

My son is 15weeks old. Hes just now eating about 5oz sometimes 6. But hes still wanting to eat like every 2-2 1/2hours! So that adds up a bunch! How much should he be eating, and how can i make him wait longer to eat???

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Asked by EthansMommy5 at 2:59 PM on Aug. 19, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • You shouldn't make him wait. If he wants food give it to him. Will he take more at one feeding?

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:00 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • My daughter is the same age and eat the same amount, only she waits about 3-31/2 hours. I wouldnt worry. Just feed him when he is hungry, thats all you can do!

    Answer by dorie84 at 3:02 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • Feed on demand. HE knows how hungry he is and HE knows when he's full.

    Mine were taking 8oz every 2 hours before 15 weeks, so to me yours isn't eating that much! LOL

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 3:15 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • lol! ok thanks ladies! here lately hes gone thru 1can n bout 2 1/2days!!! he waste some too tho

    Answer by EthansMommy5 at 3:18 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

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