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How much should a 2 month old baby be eating?

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Asked by a1987 at 3:11 AM on Nov. 23, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Breastfed? As often as baby wants.

    Can't be any help on formula feeding. Sorry!

    Answer by gdiamante at 4:19 AM on Nov. 23, 2008

  • Well i have a 7mo and when he was younger he ate around 6-8 bottles in the day and 2 in the night.


    Answer by happytohelp at 6:48 AM on Nov. 23, 2008

  • For a month old baby my dr told me 2-4 ozs and about 6-8 bottles. I have a big baby. So you might be feeding the baby on average 3-5ozs depending on weight of baby etc but I think typically the baby is feeding 6-8 times in a 24 hour period.

    Answer by citymomie at 8:54 AM on Nov. 23, 2008

  • As often as they want - regardless of whether breastfed or not.

    People need to stop getting caught up on the 'right' is entirely different for every baby - have some faith in your child - they know what they need.

    Answer by keyaziz at 12:47 PM on Nov. 23, 2008

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