Colostrum 2017-08-04T14:08:16-06:00

Colostrum

How much colostrum/milk is my baby actually getting?

Baby's AgePer FeedingPer 24 Hours
Day 1 (0–24 hours)2–10 mL (< 1/2–2 tsp.)30 mL (1 oz.)
Day 2 (24–48 hours)5–15 mL (1 tsp.–1/2 oz.)
Day 3 (48–72 hours)15–30 mL (1/2–1 oz.)
By Day 730–60 mL (1–2 oz.)300–600 mL (10–20 oz.)
Weeks 2 and 360–90 mL (2–3 oz.)450–750 mL (15–25 oz.)
1–6 months90–120 mL (3–4 oz.)750–1035 mL (25–35 oz.)