Childhood Diseases

Posted by: Sids Mom | 2010/06/08



hi my son is 6 months old now. i have just started his solid foods. simultaneously gripe water too. when is the right time to give gripe water. before food or after or during the day before all meals or during night before sleep. please help. which is good for babies. with alcohol or without alcohol???

Expert's Reply



I am wondering why you need to give your baby gripe water at his age.He is unlikely to still have colic. He may have reflux which is causing him discomfort. Please write again and tell me what your baby's symtoms are, also his weight and what formula he is on.

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Posted by: sids mom | 2010/06/12

he weighs 6.5 kgs now. he weighed 2.74 during birth and was out 20 days prior to his date. he is being breast fed infact exclusively breast fed for the first six months. he is very irritable during nights and gets up more frequently from his sleep than b4. he doesnt have any teething problems as far as i know. he is very gassy most of the times and passes wind often. he keeps crying too sometimes. wat cud be the reason behind this?

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