Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
152 Doctors are Online

How to gain weight of an infant ?

hi i am Aarti an infant gain weight with nestle cerelac
Asked On : Wed, 30 Mar 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  740
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi Aarti,

Welcome to HCM.

Best way for your child to gain weight is by regularly breast feeding the child and avoiding all food supplements, at least for four months.

Mother's milk is the best food for an infant.

After 6 months of age you may start with food supplements such as cerelac, farex etc.

Feed the baby when he demands, and don't worry about weight gain. Baby knows best when he requires to be fed.

Wishy you happy rearing.
Answered: Fri, 15 Jul 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor