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is 4 oz of formula every 3 hours too much for a 7 week old?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:48 PM on Jun. 29, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • NO
    smokeybear

    Answer by smokeybear at 1:48 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • That sounds about right to me.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 1:49 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • no. sounds about what both of mine were at at that age.
    2BlondeBabies

    Answer by 2BlondeBabies at 1:49 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Yep sounds right
    JayRo00

    Answer by JayRo00 at 1:51 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • If that's what she wants, then give it to her. Sounds right to me.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 1:54 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • no not at all if that is what she wants then give it to her.. all babies are different but that does sound about right to me. my little one is 11 weeks now, but at 7 weeks she was drinking about 4-5 oz every couple hours.
    ktlyn79s

    Answer by ktlyn79s at 2:46 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Nope. Sounds perfect actually :)
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 3:07 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • That's 32oz a day, exactly what my kids' doctors told me they needed.
    4time-mom

    Answer by 4time-mom at 3:31 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Not at all! Thats actually what the Pediatrician recommended to me!
    TsMommy428

    Answer by TsMommy428 at 7:50 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Yeah, sounds good...I think it's at the high end of what they should be getting, no? Still, it's fine though - if your baby is spitting it up often, you could try to reduce by a couple ounces, I think. ? Otherwise, you're good!
    crystalbean2

    Answer by crystalbean2 at 12:57 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

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