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won't take a bottle

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Posted by lisa on June 18, 2003 at 19:10:57:

Hi there. This is my first time posting, and after reading several of your chats, I am hoping that you might be able to help. My son, 5 mos., has been breast fed since birth. We tried introducing a bottle at 8 weeks, and he would not take it. We tried then until he was 4 1/2 mos. and still no go. He has been trying to drink from a starter sippy cup, and gets a bit down. My question is, how old are most babies when the can drink from a cup full time? I am to return to work FT when he is 7 1/2 mos, and am worried. Thanks

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