Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

formula question

My daughter is 5 weeks old and every 4 hours she eats 4oz of formula. Is that ok to feed her that much. I told my doctor and she said great. I did pump milk for the first 4 weeks and at 2 weeks old she has been eating 4ox every 4 hrs.

Answer Question
 
mommy2be77

Asked by mommy2be77 at 1:34 AM on Mar. 22, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

Level 5 (60 Credits)
Answers (2)
  • if doc says ok...then im sure its fine. My daughter drank 2 oz every 2 hours. Lucky you...4 hours = more sleep!
    Mel_in_PHX

    Answer by Mel_in_PHX at 1:36 AM on Mar. 22, 2010

  • mine at 3 weeks old ate 6 oz lol hes a big boy 4 ft 8 n 88 lbs now hes 10
    RavenSwift

    Answer by RavenSwift at 2:26 AM on Mar. 22, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN