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    Re: "Snacking" baby

    wow sounds really, really hard! i have a 6 months old who sounds similar to your LO. (but i only have one kid so that's totally different:)
    anyway, he nursed all the time it seemed like - maybe...
  2. Re: Teething nursing strike almost 5 month old - to pump or

    thanks mommal! i went to the pediatrician today. she said that, haha, the baby is bored! actually she said he is doing very well and that none of this behavior surprises her. this is not his usual...
  3. Teething nursing strike almost 5 month old - to pump or ?

    hi, my nearly 5 month old has cut his first tooth in the last week. he has had a low grade fever (99.1-99.6) during the day for the last five days. and has hardly nursed during the day. three...
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    Re: She latched! She latched!!

    i have the best luck with the meds when i can get the tip of the syringe past his tongue, in the back corner. they have that spit out reflex that makes him kick the meds out when i can't get it into...
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    Re: She latched! She latched!!

    my babe is doing that too! i think they are about the same age (he was born 11/13). he gets soooo distracted it seems like right now and is hardly nursing during the day. he nurses 3-4 times which...
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    Re: She latched! She latched!!

    Yea!! I know about the oald too.. Hope to see more happy posts!
  7. Re: What bottle is best for a breastfed baby on strike

    so if your baby is 13 pounds that's 5.91 kilos
    (i used an online calculator)
    the formula is 4-6 mg per kg
    so on the low end that would be 4 x 5.91 which is 23.64
    then divide that in half (i...
  8. Re: What bottle is best for a breastfed baby on strike

    i forgot! standing - yes! my babe likes to be stretched out. when he wasn't doing as well i often nursed standing up and would hold him dangling in front of me. now i sort of do the same thing but...
  9. Re: What bottle is best for a breastfed baby on strike

    the dose for zantac is 4-6mg per kilograms of weight then divide that by 1/2 for twice a day dosing. i used an online calculator to figure out kilograms. my baby is now almost 17 pounds so i give him...
  10. Re: What bottle is best for a breastfed baby on strike

    also, i found that tight waist bands make the reflux worse as well as any carrier that scrunches up the babe's legs. he only tolerated the baby bjorn and now will go in the ergo when he feels good...
  11. Re: What bottle is best for a breastfed baby on strike

    ah i can't believe you have been dealing with this for so long! i am so sorry! i have written to you before... some of your experience remind me of my own though on a smaller scale. my 4 month old...
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    Re: Crying while nursing

    The post from elco reminds me of my baby who has reflux. Cries at breast, cant nurse even though gives hunger cues, happy on shoulder. He takes zantac now which has changed everything. But here's a...
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    Re: Yellow mucusy stool!

    I have a 4 month old and he had some green mucousy poops lately that are also stinky. I thought more vinegar smelling but not sure. All I have ever heard is that this is within the normal range....
  14. Re: How to Supplement a Breastfed baby/Feeding cues

    Wow you are awesome! My guy is still having a hard time nursing this week so I try to nurse right after he wakes. And this week he has shown his preference to nurse while laying on side like your...
  15. Re: How to Supplement a Breastfed baby/Feeding cues

    My babe has reflux (4 months) and takes Zantac. We just had a reflux flare up so all the nasty symptoms were back! The main ones are giving nursing cues but pulls off after latch, then refuses by...
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    Re: Gas issues... i think?

    I had to make a list of symptoms and have my boyfriend call pediatrician cause they suggested gas drops but they didn't really help. And the dr didn't want to prescribe meds it seemed like she...
  17. Re: Very fidgety baby, constant thumb sucking

    I have a 4.5 months old who has been on meds for reflux since he was four weeks. He was clearly in pain (arching at breast, pulling off after as suck or two, crying when I'd offer the breast and...
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    Re: Gas issues... i think?

    My baby has reflux and behaves similarly. I feel like the reflux exacerbates other issues like gas. My guy is 4.5 months and takes reflux meds which make him happy. Here is a link about it including...
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