my daughter is 7months old. she had viral fever, caught and cold. her weight has also not increased from 1month. now again she has lost weight. her birth weight was 2. 7kilo. now she is 5. 8kilo. I give her cerelac twice daily and BM. please help me how I can help her to gain her weight.

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few suggestions to help in weight gain are Fruit smoothie especially made of banana, honey and malai, milk/curd Boiled & mashed potato with melted cheese on it, boiled sweet potato with a little butter, Scrambled egg with added milk/fresh malai, egg nog or egg added to soup Dal-roti mash, dalia dal khichdi. Add extra spoon of ghee/butter/oil to their dishes. Fruit yogurt made of full-fat milk, Full-fat milk based puddings like rice kheer/dates& raisins(cooked & mashed) custard/vermicelli kheer/gajar kheer. Click on the following link for more details https://www.parentune.com/parent-blog/a-guide-to-infant-weight-gain/622 Hope this helps.

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