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Table 2 Overall, the most common reported parental reasons for changing infant formula

From: Infant formula feeding practices in a prospective population based study

Reported reason 2 months 6 months 12 months
N (%) N (%) N (%)
Infant was hungry 122 (34.0%) 202 (30.8%) 60 (7.5%)
Advice of healthcare professional 44 (12.2%) 35 (5.3%) 35 (4.4%)
Followed label guidelines 1 (0.3%) 157 (24.0%) 249 (31.2%)