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Baby weight?

just wondering how much your 4 month old weighs or weigh when they were 4 months. i have a son and i heard boys are usually always heavier than girls. he is going to go to his 4 month check up next week so im not really sure how much he weighs now, but on his 2 month check up he was 12lbs! let me also mention he was 7lbs 6oz at birth, he was 1 1/2 premature btw...lol

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ABBY90

Asked by ABBY90 at 3:08 AM on Apr. 20, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • DS2 was 13 lbs 1 oz when he was 4 months (he's 7 months now). He was 7 lbs 14 oz at birth. But, he was slow to gain weight, plus he got meningitis at 5.5 weeks and lost weight while he was in the hospital. At his 6 month checkup, he was 16 lbs, but he had been on solids for 2 months and that helped him get his weight up.
    kasey22

    Answer by kasey22 at 3:43 AM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • My son is 12 months now, at his 5 month checkup he was 22lbs. He has always been off the chart for both weight and height.
    wood1980

    Answer by wood1980 at 7:05 AM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • DD is not quite 4 months, but at 3 mo she was 12.4lbs 23 1/4 in long. She was 8.4lbs at birth :) I think it's a myth that boys are naturally heavier, I think its more a what's in their genes. Her weight has always benn at 50% and her height is a little higher.
    yesmaam

    Answer by yesmaam at 7:45 AM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • my son's 4th month check up he's 17lbs and 26inches. He was 7lb and 4oz when he was born. yeah I think guys are little heavier than girl. I have a Niece she's 1 and weight as much as my son lol.
    Amy2079

    Answer by Amy2079 at 10:15 AM on Apr. 20, 2011

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