INFANT FEEDING SCHEDULE

 

AGE IN MONTHS BREAST MILK FORMULA IRON FORTIFIED CEREAL (mix w/liquid) VEGETABLES FRUITS MEAT, POULTRY POTATOES, RICE, PASTA
1 On Demand 1 1/2- 3 hrs 9-12/day 14-20 oz none none none none none
2 On Demand 1 1/2- 3 hrs 7-10/day 20-28oz none none none none none
3 On Demand 6-8/day 26-30 oz none none none none none
4 On Demand 6/day 30-32 oz 1-2 TBSP once a day begin w/rice cereal none none none none
5 On Demand 6/day 30-32 oz 1-2 TBSP twice a day begin w/rice cereal none none none none
6 On Demand 4-5/day 30-32 oz 1-2 TBSP twice a day begin w/rice cereal Begin after cereal 1-2 TBSP begin with yellow 1-2 TBSP none none
7 On Demand 4-5/day 29-31 oz 2-3 TBSP twice a day 2-4 TBSP 2-4 TBSP none none
8 On Demand 4-5/day 26-31 oz 2-3 TBSP twice a day 6-8 TBSP 2-4 TBSP none none
9 On Demand 3- 4 /day 24-30 oz 3-4 TBSP twice a day 1/2 cup 4-6 TBSP 1-2 TBSP begin w/chicken pureed teething biscuits, puffs
10 On Demand 3 -4/day 22-30 oz 3-4 TBSP twice a day 1/2 cup 1/2 cup 2-4 TBSP pureed 1/4 cup
11 On Demand 3-4 /day 20-28 oz 4 TBSP twice a day 1/2 cup 1/2 cup 1-2 oz ground or shredded 1/4 cup
12 On Demand 3/day 16-24 oz - introduce cow's milk 4 TBSP twice a day 1/2 cup 1/2 cup 1-2 oz ground or shredded, introduce eggs 1/4 cup
*********Introduce new foods every 2-3 days to check for allergic reactions**********



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