Similar Questions with Answers
Question: my 8 month baby having loose motion after having solids like khichdi,cerelac.....and he is only on FM whenever I give him cows milk that tym also loose motion starts...any remedies for it.....
Answer: you should not give your baby cow's milk till 1 year of age... The kidneys of baby is not matured enough to digest cow's milk... Please feed your baby milk in the form of breast milk and formula milk... you can feed solids there is no problem... You can feed solids in puree or mashed form because babies dont have teeth... the food you give must be easily swallowed.
Question: Can i give cows milk for 5 month old baby?
Answer: No dear, A 5 month old baby's intestines are not ready to break down cow's milk. Baby should be feed only breastmilk since birth. It is better for your baby to put him/her back on formula if you can't breastfeed.
Wait until your baby is a year old before giving her cow's milk as a main drink. It's fine to use a little cow's milk in your baby's food once she's started on solids. Yoghurt and mild cheese are also fine to feed your baby from six months.
Question: MY baby boy is 14months old. When should I start including cows milk on his diet?
Answer: Hi mommy
Till one year FM or bm is the main source of nutrition.
After that, you can start with cows milk
Make sure you do not give more than 400 ml of cows milk in a day.
Try including other calcium products like panner cheese etc
Make sure baby eats solid foods and Is s part of family food routine.
Give him quality foods and don't concentrate on quantity.
Give him milk in a sipper or glass
Bottles are not recommended after 1 year of age