Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
170 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Feeding problem in 7 months old baby

i have a 7months old baby who is not growing well because she does not accept any food apart from breast milk ,i tried forcing her but she will only take little,but she look healthy. she is presently weighing just 5.4kg.what do i do pls.
Mon, 21 Feb 2011
Report Abuse
  User's Response
Dont forceyour baby to have anything. But keep on trying with different variety of food. The baby might accept few out of it. if the baby is active and healthy you need not worry. Just make sure that adequate proteins are given to him.And make sure hetakes plenty of fluids.
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]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in


Recent questions on Breastfeeding


Feeding problem in 7 months old baby

Dont forceyour baby to have anything. But keep on trying with different variety of food. The baby might accept few out of it. if the baby is active and healthy you need not worry. Just make sure that adequate proteins are given to him.And make sure hetakes plenty of fluids.