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Table 1 Types of prelacteal feeds that were given for children, Ethiopia 2011

From: Individual and community-level factors associated with introduction of prelacteal feeding in Ethiopia

Type of prelacteal given Numbera
Milk (other than breast milk) 323
Plain water 395
Sugar or glucose water 292
Gripe water 4
Sugar-salt-water solution 176
Fruit juice 2
Infant formula 34
Tea/infusions 65
Honey 8
Fresh butter 1143
Fenugreek 42
Other 116
  1. Note: aMultiple responses were possible and individual-level sampling weights were used