hi ..my baby is now five months old. he is now 5. 300 kg weight (birth weight 2. 50kg)He is gaining weight slowly. I am in a confusion whether he is getting enough breast milk. He is passing urine more than ten times a day. I am giving him formula once a day. What should I do for getting proper weight for my kid?

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the weight of the baby seems fine. There is no absolute weight for the babies below one year of age which is considered healthy. There is a range of weight and generally birth weight of the baby is considered.The baby should be consistently gaining weight. If the baby doubles her birth weight by 5 months, it means the weight gain is good. You should not worry for the weight as the baby has doubled his weight.

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