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Question: Hi I ve 4months baby when v can start solid food I mean after completing 5months r 6months
Answer: Hello dear...
we can start giving solid foods after completing six months,so that it will be easily digestable
Question: When to start solid food for baby?
Answer: Hi dear 1st you have to identify if your baby is ready got solid food
Your baby is able to sit on a chair with back support.
Baby’s head & neck are stable.
Baby can open and close the mouth around a spoon.
Baby is ready to chew.
He is curious and tries to grab & put food in his mouth.
Baby is still hungry after breastfeeding/formula feeding & shows interest in food.
If above points are checked then you can follow bellow:
Breast milk or formula milk
Well steamed and pureed vegetables like carrots, sweet potato, pumpkin , french beans
Pulse soup (moong dal ka pani)
Rice Water (Chawal ka pani)
Homemade single grain cereals like rice, barley, oats mixed with breastmilk or formula milk
Steamed and pureed fruits like pear, avocado, peach, chikoo.
Question: When to start solid food for baby
You can start when your baby is 6 months old
You may start with rice water, Dal water, homemade fresh yougurt do not add sugar to it ,pureed banana, steamed carrot, potato, sweet potato, pear ,apple
Just be careful when your introduce any new food
Give your baby a mouthful and observe for a day if he digests it well
If yes then gradually increase the quantity to a small cup
If unable to digest wait for a month and then reintroduce it