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    Default Tips to help baby take the bottle.

    My DS is 5 months old and fully breastfeed. We have a function to attend in three weeks and I need to leave him with nana but I can't get him to take a bottle. I have tried three different types of bottles and different times of the day but he just screams.

    Any tips or advice would be great.
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    Has your DH or Nana had a go? One of mine wouldn't take a bottle from me or from anyone even if I was in the house! But if I wasn't there they'd be ok.

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    Yes my husband has been trying for the last few days to get him to take the bottle, while I cared for our older daughter but he just screams and get really worked up. I feel for the little guy, he just loves the b.o.o.b.i.e.s.

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    Try laying him on the couch and feed him that way. You can hold the bottle but he won't be distracted by your smell!!!
    Keep trying. You will get there.

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    My DS doesn't take a bottle but he will drink ebm out of a sippy cup now. At first he wouldn't drink it from one with a valve so had to use one without (tommy tippee I think) and gentle tip it back and forth so he wouldn't choke. Now he drinks it out of a nuby one with the built in valve and it has handles, bonus!! Have a look around at the sippy cups with handles


 

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