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Question: My baby is 2months 18days old. He is a breast fed baby. In day time he takes normal feed but in nights he does not demand feeds for 5-6 hours and keeps on sleeping. Please let me know if it is fine not to feed him for this long??
Answer: Don't worry. If your baby feels hungry he will demand for his milk. Even if you try to wake him up and feed he may not be satisfied with his feed nor his sleep. So it would be better to feed him when he wakes up. R u can try feeding him ones in 4hrs at night time.
Question: My 39 days old son s crying from yday night, he keeps on asking feeding (BM) from last night but not sleeping. Is he still hungry? Should i have to go for formula milk? Pls suggest. Urgent help needed
Answer: Hi dear,
Baby can cry due to lot many reasons.
Baby could be colic.that is gas pain could be really uncomfortable for the babies.please try to release the gas by mild massaging the belly or cycling motions of leg.
Baby could cry for feed.if the baby is not burped properly the air trapped in the food pipe could hurt baby's chest and other organs.alao if the baby is still hungry and due to the same reason baby can't take more feed.
Baby could be sleepy.some babies needs lot of time to get sleep,even if they are sleepy. Comfort the baby by breastfeeding and singing lullaby.donot take baby to bright lights at the time of sleeping.
Baby could be having ear pain .which the very common infection a baby gets during cold.
Assess the reason and act accordingly.if the baby still cries for more than 3 hours ,won't stop no matter what you do,take him to doctor.
Question: My kid is 3months old. He is not taking formula. Depended on BM. Im nkt knowing whether my milk is sufficient or not for him. He just take my milk for 3 to 4 min and will go sleep. I feel, for sleeping he takes my feed. Im not understanding wat to do. PLs suggest..
Answer: If ur milk is sufficiently coming then no need to feed formula. U can pump ur own milk and try to feed ur baby with spoon and bowl to check if ur getting sufficient milk.