Baby Milk Intake Age 0-12 Months
Baby Milk Intake
Some mothers breastfeed their babies at least till the age of 2. Some moms didn’t have enough milk supply to feed their baby that’s why they give formula milk to their babies. It is very important to give proper baby milk intake to babies.
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There is another type of moms in our society that face the feeding issue. Yes the working moms. It is not possible for working moms to feed their babies in the short intervals so they also rely on formula milk.
Hey busy moms I have a great tip you.
Tip for Working Mom
If you are having sufficient milk supply, you can pump it and keep in the feeding bottle for your little one. In this way your baby can take health benefits of your breastfeed milk.
How much milk baby requires in a day?
Milk is an important element of the baby’s diet. Sometime mothers just give milk to their babies and do not give enough solid to them.
Alert! The excess intake of milk can be the reason of iron deficiency in your babies. So it is very important to give the proper amount of milk to your babies.
Here I am telling you the requirement of baby milk intake as per their age.
0-3 Months of Age
Breastfeed your babies every 1-3 hour. If you are giving formula milk to babies, then give at least 18-40 ounce daily to fulfill their milk intake requirement.
4-5 Month of Age
Now with the growing age the need of baby milk intake is also increasing. Breastfeed your babies every 2-4 hours. If you are giving formula milk to babies, then give at least 24-45 ounce daily to fulfill baby milk intake requirement.
6-8 Month of Age
In this age, it is recommended to introduce your baby with the solid food. So the milk intake will slightly reduce so that your baby can enjoy the solids.
Breastfeed your babies every 3-4 hour. If you are giving formula milk to your babies, then give at least 24-37 ounce daily to fulfill their milk intake requirement.
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9-12 Month of Age
Breastfeed your babies every 4-5 hour. If you are giving formula milk to babies, then give at least 24-31 ounce daily to fulfill their milk intake requirement.