actually I M giving him breast feed bt not directly as I M having small nipples due to which I have to use nipple shield even after using nipple shield my baby sucks the nipple for 2 to 3 minutes and after that he falls asleep .so I use bottle nd gives him my milk in the bottle .dats y I just wanted to know that if there is any range that how much ml of milk a baby can take .

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Answer:
breastfeeding is self regulated. The amount of milk is produced according to baby's need and hunger. The amount of milk needed by the baby is calculated according to his weight etc, by the paediatrician.

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