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What is the quantity of lactogen to be given for an infant? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jan-2015
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Doctor:Hi
Doctor: Please proceed with your query.
User:Hi doctor
User:Myy son is 4 months old
Doctor:Hi
Doctor:ok
User:Started giving lactogen since iI havee to join job
Doctor:ok
User:How much ml should be given for each feed
Doctor:It can be somewhere between 150 and 220 ml
Doctor:It is better to pump the breast milk and give that
Doctor:It can be easily stored in refrigerator for a day
User:But my son drink only 40-50 ml
Doctor:From bottle he will start drinking more
User:Thiss is from bottle only
Doctor:Since how long is he bottle feeding?
User:4-5 days only
Doctor:He will get used to drinking more at a time from bottle
Doctor:Milk flows easily in bottle
Doctor:It is better to give milk according to baby's demand
Doctor:Bye for now
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