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Question: I did everything to increase breast milk...took medicine shatavri...but milk is only few drops....my baby is only feeding on formula milk ....pls suggest something
Answer: Hi, congratulations for ur parenting, mamma how do u say, no milk. Please dont judge by expressing milk manually or pumping out. Please try to stop formula milk. Go topless n have more skin to skin contact with baby. Try to cluster feed. Feed baby more frequently. Then check for babies pee count to be more than 6 and poop might be 0-10. Only for exclusive breast feeding.
Please join breastfeeding mother group in fb and u will gain more knowledge. Also try consulting Lactation consultant. All the best mamma. Please dont lose confidence. Ur milk supply will increase only if u feed ur baby frequently.
Drink more water, have healthy foods, ghee fried garlic pods with salt n pepper. soak Fenugreek seeds and drink it daily. Morning n evening.
Question: Baby having hiccups after every feed is it normal ? My baby is feeding on both Breast milk and Formula milk
Answer: Hiccups indicate
1. U have overfed the baby or
2. Not burped the baby properly or
3. Baby is sucking air while feeding. In this case put saline water drops in babys nose before each feed
Question: i cannot able to breastfeed my baby...only feeding formula milk...is tat ok
Answer: It is not adviced to give your baby anything other than breast milk The importance of exclusive breastfeeding for infants to survive, grow and develop properly they require the right proportion of nutrients. ... When a child is exclusively breast fed, their immune system is strengthened, enabling it to life-threatening illnesses like pneumonia and diarrhoea amongst other infections.Breast milk contains antibodies that help your baby fight off viruses and bacteria. Breastfeeding lowers your baby's risk of having asthma or allergies. Plus, babies who arebreastfed exclusively for the first 6 months, without any formula, have fewer ear infections, respiratory illnesses, and bouts of diarrhea.
Question: My baby spit milk every time after breast feeding.
Answer: Not to worry friend. Could be because baby is too full or have fed too fast. It can happen if your breasts are overfull.
Dont forget to burp the baby after every feed withoit fail. Also, dont feed the baby with you lying down and keep the baby in upright decision during and after breastfeeds.