Q:

Hello,
; My son is 93 days old now. When he was born he was only; 2.4kg. As of today he is only 3.900 kg. Doctor told he is not in appropriate weight of this month. How to increse his weight???
Note: till date nly breastfeed 2 hrs once in day and 3 hrs once at night and not started external foods



Khushboo Chouhan

Rebecca Prakash ritu singhal

Rebecca Prakash

Marina I think you are going good with breast feed session, make sure you feed from one breast entirely so that he gets both fore milk and hind milk, did your doctor suggest for top feed? Usually if the weight gain is less then they suggest top feeding with formula milk. What is his suggestion?

Neha Mani Mishra

Understanding Baby Weight Gain

Priti Singh

Hey marina.. I agree wid Rebecca Prakash.. Bf timing is good.. How long is he feeding??

ritu singhal

Marina,do you mean to say every 2 hours in day and 3 in night? See, its okay to top up if required. I ebfed my kid and her weight is in the least percentile. So,just talk to your doc,if he recommends topping up once or twice a day. There's no harm in it!

marina

Thanks rebecca.. yup his doc suggested nan pro but i have not yet started

marina

Thanks priti... he s feeding for 45 mins max

marina

Thanks priti... he s feeding for 45 mins max

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