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On average, how many diapers does a newborn go through a day?

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Asked by campbellb3421 at 3:12 PM on May. 13, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • 12

    Answer by tootoobusy at 3:15 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • It's hard to remember. Maybe 7-8?

    Answer by mompam at 3:17 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • 10-12, ITS ALLOT

    Answer by LANDENSMOMMYlmk at 3:22 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • 10-12 is pretty standard. On January 8, 2009 my daughter Carly went through 16( 6 different " changers" helped with diaper duty that day.)

    Answer by jazzymom190 at 5:47 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • Depends how often they poop, and if you change them after 1 little pee or wait til the diaper is fairly wet.

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:38 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • If you change a diaper after every little drop of pee or poo, you could easily change every hour!

    A newborn eats every 1.5-3 hours, so you'll AT LEAST change them that often...

    Answer by GoodyBrook at 7:13 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • I change after every feeding which is every 2 hours, and if he poos in between I'll change too so aorund 10 -12.

    Answer by Amy2079 at 7:31 PM on May. 13, 2011

  • They say that they should have AT LEAST 6-8 wet diapers a day, not including poopy diapers, so I would say an average somewhere around 10

    Answer by summermail88 at 3:09 AM on May. 14, 2011

  • Between 12 to 16 diapers

    Answer by dre07_dream10 at 11:39 AM on May. 14, 2011

  • hmmmm about 6 I think? 8?

    Answer by SparkleAndCandy at 10:37 PM on May. 14, 2011

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