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Table 4 Supplemental feeding among non-EBF mothers in rural southern India (n = 665)

From: Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding in rural South India

Breastmilk alternative Yes No
n (%) n (%)
Formula or animal milk 283 (42.6) 382 (57.4)
Water 163 (24.5) 502 (75.5)
Sugar water or honey 125 (18.8) 540 (81.2)
Castor oil or ghee 122 (18.4) 543 (81.7)