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I have a 1 month old and she is eating between 5 and 6 onces is this okay?

of either breast milk or formula since I alternate between the two

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:46 PM on Jul. 3, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Yeah... babies don't know how to overeat. My son was eating 4-5 ounces at around 3 weeks also.
    crazysocks830

    Answer by crazysocks830 at 5:11 PM on Jul. 3, 2008

  • She's right, let them decide how much is right for them. They'll stop when they're full or when they've had enough, they'll let you know when they need more.
    lillie023

    Answer by lillie023 at 5:30 PM on Jul. 3, 2008

  • girl my son at 2months was drinking 16 ounces with cereal at bed time and if he didn't get he wouldn't sleep...
    smiley_36

    Answer by smiley_36 at 7:22 PM on Jul. 3, 2008

  • 4 to 5 ounces a feeding or all day? My dd eats anywhere from 2 to 4 ounces per feeding and shes 7 weeks old. Our pedi said to feed her as much and as often as she wanted. Babies know what they need.
    becca2715

    Answer by becca2715 at 10:20 PM on Jul. 4, 2008

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