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Bottle feeding and burping

my ds is 7 wks old and taking 5 oz at feedings. i burp him half way and at the end. did u burp at the 1/2 way too? or is it not needed? if u did, when did u stop?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:03 PM on May. 19, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I think you are doing good. You do need to burp halfway through feedings (at the least) some babys need it more often.
    nsrush83

    Answer by nsrush83 at 3:09 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • My dd is 7 months and she still needs to burpoccasionally half way through.
    tnunley

    Answer by tnunley at 3:18 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • I kept burping DD midway until she was about 3 months old. I kept burping her afterwards for several more weeks just because she always was a spitter. Hey, if burping halfway helps, keep doing it!
    jmpj8107

    Answer by jmpj8107 at 3:20 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • My DD is 5 months and I still burp her about half way through and then she continues eating her bottle.
    SophiaKsMom

    Answer by SophiaKsMom at 5:08 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • we do the same.
    flamingomegs

    Answer by flamingomegs at 12:10 PM on May. 20, 2011

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