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Erratic bottle feeding in newborns

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Debsf82 Sat 10-Nov-12 17:19:27

Hi,
My lo is 23 days old, her feeds range from 1.5hr apart to 3.5 hrs apart and anything from 2oz to 5oz, when can I expect things to settle down????
I may be worrying about nothing but concerned she will never learn how much she needs to satisfy her and will always 'graze'
Thanks x

MyGoldenNotebook Sat 10-Nov-12 19:21:08

Hi there, my little one was a snacker when younger, and would never take more than a few oz at a time. Timings were all over the show too. I got stressed about it, worrying that she wasn't settled ... or I wasn't comforting her into some sort of routine, and even went to the doctor who looked at me like this hmm

She is now almost five months and no longer a grazer. She has her milk at regular intervals (more or less) and is a very satisfied little feeder smile

Debsf82 Sat 10-Nov-12 20:06:00

Thank you for posting, I know its very early days but I can't help but worry about it never happening, just nice to know there is light at the end of the tunnel!!! X

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