Answer: Hi.. Dear breast feed or formula milk for complete six months, nothing else.. Normal milk can be given after an year. However, after completion of six months you can give boiled cereal water first (dal ka pani), then semi liquid porridges (vegetable khichdi, lentil and rice porridges), boiled and mashed potatoes, bananas (mashed or in the form of smoothie). Avoid bananas during winters. If the baby is able to digest these food sources, then introduce ragi, oats, dalia..
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Question: My baby is 5months old can i give him something else rather than breast feed
Answer: The best time to start solids is only after 6 months . Yes before 6 months the enzymes are not completely build that help the food to digest. And early start of solids may lead to colic, digestive issues etc. So wait till 6 months is a worth. Also baby takes 4-6 months to hold the neck completely . A strong head to neck control helps the baby to accept solids well and can easily swallow.
Question: My baby is 5months old can I start giving cerelac
No dear, not now, According to pediatrician,Breast milk is only needed for six months,after six months can a solids like ragi porridge,wheat porridge,cerelac,but whatever you feed , should be in semisolid consistency,sothat it is easily to swallow and digestible
Question: My baby is 5months 8 days old,so can start giving him nestum with apple puree,banana puree? How many times can i give him?
Answer: Better to give after 6 months, now can start with liquid diet like dal water rice water slowly and later start semi solids