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Old Feb 22nd, 2017, 15:23 PM   1
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Weaning baby off comfort milk bk to first milk best way to do it

Hi ladies as anyone done this before it's been 7years since my last one and minds drawn a blank would u give it alterative bottle or a couple bottles a day of comfort and rest 1st milk xx

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Old Feb 24th, 2017, 10:57 AM   2
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Interested in any answers you get to this. My lo is on comfort milk and my health visitor said he can stay on it until he's a year old and we swap to cows milk.

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Old Feb 24th, 2017, 11:03 AM   3
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We have changed our daughters milk a few times now (from standard formula to prescription formula for cmpa, then to regular cows milk, then back onto prescription, then onto cows milk, then finally onto water) so I feel like a bit of an expert, lol.

We always make changes gradually, 1 oz every day or two. So say she is having 6oz bottles. We will then make 5oz normal formula, 1oz new milk for a few days (it depends how many bottles they are on a day - she hardly gets any bottles now so we do it over more days) - then we do 4oz/2oz, 3oz/3oz, 2oz/4oz, 1oz/5oz, then we stop using the old milk and only use the new one.

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Old Feb 25th, 2017, 15:28 PM   4
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We stayed on comfort milk
Changing back didn't work for ds
No real need to change back either xx

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