Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Samantha | 2009/03/01

Q.

Baby struggles to burp

Hello

My baby girl just entered into her 5 months.
She is on ISOMIL ..the first one.She was put on this cause I
have Sinus and she has it as well.But she strugles to burp
after her feeds .She sleeps way after her feeds without
burping and wakes up crying 15 minutes later

How can I help her please.I used to give gripe water when
she reallty cried for long periods.

Thanks
Samantha

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You need to do your best to wind her well before you put her down. You should hold her in an upright position while you gently pat or rub her back until the winds come up.You can try adding Telament drops to her feed if you still have trouble with getting her to burp.

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