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    Default How long does formula last once mixed?

    If bub has a tiny bit of a bottle then falls asleep or isn't hungry how long will the bottle last before needing to be tipped away?

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    Once its made up and is at room temperature I was told three hours. If you make a batch up and keep it in the fridge its 24 hours. We make ours as we go and will use it up to three hours then chuck it away

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    If mine is at room temp I chuck after an hour.

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    The WHO guidelines are one hour, if bub has drank some of it.

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    I was also told one hour if bub has had some. Also, do not reheat.

    24 hours if prepared and put in fridge.

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    One hour after bub has first touched it.

    24 hours in the fridge after being made up.

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    So I'm going for 1 hour now since made! ! Thank you

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    I tip the formula out after an hour / half an hour if he won't drink the rest of it and there is only a small bit of milk left in the bottle, but if he has left the bottle and there is still lots of milk left in the bottle I put the cap back on the bottle and place it in the fridge to reuse it next feed during that same day.


 

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