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Which milk powder can be mixed with nestum rice to make it more palatable for children ?

My Daughter is now 6month. right now we have started to feed nestum rice with water but it has no test at all so she is not interested to take feed. so please tell me any milk powder name which can mix with it. now she is taking a vitamin A-Z once in a day 10 drops. she is discharging her stool one day after. present weight: 6.5kg, birth weight:2.54kg.
Asked On : Mon, 23 Apr 2012
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The best milk you can add to your baby's food is breast milk. you can mixed the rice with breast milk (if you are breast feeding ) . Next best thing you can add is a spoon of oil. Add vegetable/coconut oil, butter or margarine and cook it. It added tasty to the food and most importantly these oils/butter contains lipids which have higher calories density compare to protein and carbohydrate foods.

It's very common complains of mothers that baby are not taking food. so don't panic. complementary feeding is continuous process. you can start with plain rice and add new item to rice in every 5 to 6 days time. Remember to introduce only one new food at a time to the baby. If he tolerate that food you can add another one in 5-6 days time. Baby should experience different taste and different colors of foods. That how you should improve his appetite.
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