Most sources suggest that both mom and baby take probiotics. Check your label for baby dosage – it commonly ranges from 1-3 billion active cultures per day.
Many recommend that you start with a lower dosage, and increase it after a week or so.
Some ways to treat baby
Open the capsule, dip your clean finger in the powder and let baby suck it off; or
Mix the powder with a small amount of expressed milk or water; or
Make a paste of the powder with expressed milk or water and swab it in baby’s mouth; or
Add to solid food (for babies over 6 months).