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How often does your 3 month old eat and how much?

My son is 3 months and eats every 3-4 hours. He is currently taking in 5-6 oz of formula.

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Asked by mommytobrooke at 2:19 PM on Jul. 8, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • my daughter is breastfed but at 3 months she was eating every 3 hours during the day and going about 8 hours at night

    Answer by sarahbell811 at 2:24 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • mine were BF, so I don't know how much. Sometimes they would cluster feed every 45 minutes, but every couple of hours was average.

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 2:24 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • my daughter didnt even start solids til 5 months, THE DOCTORS said to start them at 6, but my mom freaked out when she found out she was 5 months n still not eating solids. so she made me start feeding her, lol. i felt dumb. then she started sleeping more when she started eating. a meal a day at first, then 3 meals a day, n feedings afterwards.

    Answer by fefe87 at 2:25 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • My son is 13 weeks and weighs 17.7 lbs. He eats about 30 oz. per day. He eats 5 oz every 3-4hrs.

    Answer by wood1980 at 5:47 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • same as you!

    Answer by rileymommy at 9:36 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • my boy eats 4 ounces about every 3 hours, except at night. after his two feeding he sleeps until almost noon.

    Answer by SCorbeau0616 at 7:31 PM on Jul. 9, 2010

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