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what is eaiser on the tummy...baby rice cereal or baby oatmeal??

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:10 PM on Jul. 14, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Should start with rice cereal at 4 mths and then you can try oatmeal at 6 mths
    mrsmamaj

    Answer by mrsmamaj at 9:11 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • Rice cereal is the easiest on the tummy.
    geminisummerz

    Answer by geminisummerz at 9:12 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • I only gave my daughter Rice cereal.
    DesertRose75

    Answer by DesertRose75 at 9:13 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • rice cereal...the protein ratio is higher in oatmeal i believe~
    surfcitymom

    Answer by surfcitymom at 9:13 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • Rice can constipate, oatmeal can do the opposite. So neither one is truly easy on a baby's tummy.
    4time-mom

    Answer by 4time-mom at 9:54 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • both of my kids had a much easier time with oatmeal...rice cereal constipated them both horribly, but neither had any problems with otameal eventhough i started at about 4 months, which is a couple months earlier than is reccomended (i know...i should be locked up in mommy jail for that....lol)
    LoriaAnn

    Answer by LoriaAnn at 10:08 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • Both of our girls were started on rice cereal as this is what their doctor recommended
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 10:53 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • avocado mashed with breastmilk or formula. Cereal can actually interrupt sleep patterns
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:55 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

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