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Weight gain 3week old

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MumToBe2015R Mon 31-Aug-15 23:52:16

My Ds is now 3weeks & was born at 3.52kg

He has just been weighed 2days ago and is 4.10kg. Is this to much of a weight gain? He wants to feed a lot, just getting abit worried.

TheAussieProject Tue 01-Sep-15 01:16:51

Is he breast-fed (BF) or formula fed (FF) ? I wouldn't say the weight gain is excessive. If BF, no worries, just give him the breast whenever he wants it.

MumToBe2015R Tue 01-Sep-15 01:21:20

He was exclusively BF for 2weeks but have now started formula too. So he's on both.

icklekid Tue 01-Sep-15 01:23:26

When they weighed him they should have plotted it on a graph in your red book. If he had jumped percentiles drastically and you needed to worry I'm sure the midwife /health visitor would have let you know

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