6month old not wantin milk anymore

(9 Posts)
ScottishSmurfette Mon 15-Feb-16 15:39:18

Hey, my lil boy is 6months and ive not started weaning him properly yet (lil bits here and there) but now he only takes half his milk, hes still wantin fed every 4/5 hours but only taking half. Is it cause hes wanting food now? He just refuses to take the last of his bottle unless its his first morning feed normally

MintyBojingles Mon 15-Feb-16 21:23:08

So he's bottle fed? Sometimes they have an off day (usually teething) and refuse milk, or he might be a bit under the weather with a bug. How is he otherwise? Has he been having any solids?

ScottishSmurfette Tue 16-Feb-16 07:14:13

Hes fine, just his normal happy self. This has been goin on for about a week now. He has been having some pureed veg n fruit but just a little and nothin regular, just every other day but prob has a yogurt everyday nearly

Sirzy Tue 16-Feb-16 07:16:01

How much milk is he having in a day?

ooosaidooo Tue 16-Feb-16 07:39:08

I remember this happening with all of mine at some point, it was too soon to stop the milk so I just kept on offering it and eventually they got back to normal again.

ScottishSmurfette Tue 16-Feb-16 10:49:54

He was havin 4 x 8oz (sometimes 5) i still gove it to him when he wants it but hes inly drinking half of it mow then loses interest and wont take it

ScottishSmurfette Tue 16-Feb-16 10:50:09

Excuse the spelling mistakes lol

P1nkP0ppy Tue 16-Feb-16 10:53:50

DS refused to drink milk in any form at 5 months old, and that continued until he was in his 20's. I just made sure he had plenty of other dairy products and it certainly didn't do him any harm - he's a triathlete and extremely healthy.

ScottishSmurfette Tue 16-Feb-16 11:13:45

Should i just continue offering him it and just give him what he wants? What can i give him to make up for the loss of milk

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