How To Get Baby To Drink Formula Milk?
, my baby is 1 year 17 days old, so I want to give formula milk to my baby because I want to start work.rnWhat I want to ask is how do I get my baby to drink formula milk?rnThank you.
After 6 months of exclusive breastfeeding, babies are allowed to consume complementary foods and formula milk, usually there is no difficulty in giving formula milk to babies, but if this happens you can do the following.
Give formula milk when he is hungry, which is during the hours when your baby usually drinks breast milk, but don't let the baby become hungry just because he wants to force him to drink formula. If you still refuse the formula, you can give cereal that has been given mix formula milk Make sure the milk bottle used is clean, as well as hands and tools to prepare the formula, so that the milk is not contaminated with odors or germ contamination. Incompatibility with formula milk can occur, especially in formula milk products that have the lactose content in it, thus making the child diarrhea and stomach pain. If this condition occurs, you can return to breastfeeding. Give a pacifier that resembles a nipple, so that the baby will not feel strange
Actually, if the child is more than 12 months old, and is able to consume soft foods or even small pieces of solid food, it is sufficient to meet the basic nutritional needs of children.
If you are still in doubt, you can take your child to a pediatrician, so that an evaluation of his health and growth can be carried out, and plan the pattern and type of food and drink that is right for your child.
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