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how much did your baby eat at 4 months?

just wondering if my dd is around the same amout as other kids lol


Asked by whitenena at 9:08 AM on Nov. 4, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I also think it depends on the child. When my now 6mth old was 4mths she also ate every 2-3(but usually 2) 6oz. But she would however sleep from 9:30p- 8am. I thought it was a crazy amount but the Dr said all you can do is feed on demand but to put some rice in her bottle. Which I had always heard not to do. But thats why I love my Peditr. He tells you what works. Now however we just took her for her 6 month check and she weighs 19.8lbs. She is in the 97th percentile. He said she is just a healthly happy baby

    Answer by leeh5 at 11:38 AM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • My son has 3 6 oz bottles, 2 4 oz bottles, 2 oz of cereal and about 3 oz of a fruit or vegetable.

    Answer by brannen at 9:17 AM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • My 4 month old daughter eats every 2 hours and its about 4 oz at a time. thats from 6am till 7pm when she goes to sleep. she doesnt wake till 6 for a feeding. we also give her 2 jars of some sort of food. And one 4 oz bottle of juice as a treat. but isnt needed.

    Answer by dewey_scoles at 9:36 AM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • Honestly don't compare your child to any other children. you should be feeding on demand when your baby is hungry feed her. They go through a growth spurt around 4 months so eating may change for awhile usually lasts about a week. Even though they are growing their tummys are still the same size so during growth spurts they get hungry more often and will sometimes wake during the night when they were sleeping through previously.

    Answer by norbert at 10:37 AM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • my DD is almost 4 months, and eating like a piggy! She eats an 8oz bottle w/cereal at 6:30, 6oz w/cereal at 11, 3, and 6, and another 8oz w/cereal around 8:30/9pm before bed. With 1tbsp cereal mixed with formula sometime during the day. Oink Oink!!

    Answer by kristal2146 at 11:37 AM on Nov. 4, 2008