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How much formula should I give my 1 month old baby?
Amount and Schedule of Formula Feedings. During the first few weeks: If your baby sleeps longer than four to five hours and starts missing feedings, wake her up and offer a bottle. By the end of the first month: Your baby will be up to at least 4 ounces (120 mL) per feeding, with a fairly predictable schedule of feedings about every four hours.
How much should a 1 month old baby eat?
How Much Should My Baby Eat at Each Feeding? At 1 month old, your formula-fed baby will be eating approximately four ounces of formula at each feeding; however, the amount of formula your baby needs can vary, depending on the child weight.
How many ounces should I Feed my Baby?
There are high and low limits, however. Most babies are satisfied with 3 to 4 ounces (90鈥?20 mL) per feeding during the first month and increase that amount by 1 ounce (30 mL) per month until they reach a maximum of about 7 to 8 ounces (210鈥?40 mL). If your baby consistently seems to want more or less than this, discuss it with your pediatrician.
Does infant formula need to be woken to feed?
Infant formula is fortified with vitamin D. Over the first few weeks and months, the time between feedings will get longer鈥攁bout every 3 to 4 hours for most infant formula-fed babies. This means you may need to wake your baby to feed. You can try patting, stroking, undressing, or changing the diaper to help wake your baby to feed.