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When do I add gaviscon to a bottle

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Cherry85 Sat 04-Jul-20 19:16:27

Great thanks everyone!!

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Spied Sat 04-Jul-20 19:15:06

Bottles were made up then cooled to suitable temp and just before I gave DS a bottle I'd add the sachet.
I didn't leave the Gaviscon sitting in the bottle ready for when it was needed ( if you get what I'm trying to articulategrin).
This was the way the paediatric nurse at hospital told me to do it- so we did.
Added when cooling just before needed.

Ihaveoflate Sat 04-Jul-20 18:54:31

We made bottles in advance and kept them in the fridge. The Gaviscon was added after warming up for a feed. Try to swirl rather than shake, as this will reduce the amount of air bubbles in the bottle.

Cherry85 Sat 04-Jul-20 17:32:45

@Spied so to the boiled water then left it to cool?

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Spied Sat 04-Jul-20 14:52:49

I added it when the bottle was made up and cooling.

rainbowcakes Sat 04-Jul-20 14:42:54

I just added it once the bottle had been made and then gave it a good shake. But i did add it before on occasion. I dont think it really matters 🙂

Cherry85 Sat 04-Jul-20 14:21:59

does it go in when inout the powder in or when its cooled a bit? So confused!!

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