1 months old baby

Question: My bby is 21 days old . He is not able to take breast feed properly...i use cow milk n use nipple shield for him..also i hve used syringe method...but he dont suck breast nipple for feed

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Answer: hello dear mother first of all you cannot give cows milk to a baby who is just 21 days old babies so small cannot digest cows milk as nicely and easily as they do with breastmilk all the formula milk if you have any problem with your breast milk supply for due to any reason you are unable to feed a baby please do not feed cows milk to your baby instead go for the formula brands that are available in the market you can also give diluted the buffalo milk to your baby Cows milk do not contain the right amount of iron Vitamin C and other nutrients that are required but suddenly it is very high in Minerals and protein but as the Kidneys of the baby are not mature enough to digest the cows milk it is not considered safe for the Infant to stop giving cows milk immediately If you have been giving bottle feed to your baby again and again or continuously for past 20 days then certainly the baby will not like to suck your breast because when babies suck through the breast they have to apply a lot of energy and strength to suck milk from the breast but from the bottle they just have to do a little bit of sucking and then everything comes down the hole easily. If you are baby is unable to take breast milk properly but you are still producing good amount and Good quantity of the milk you can express the milk that is pump the milk using breast forms available in the market and store them for your baby and use them as and when required hope my answer was helpful to you
Answer: Don't give him cow milk,you cab give him nan1
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