Similar Questions with Answers
Question: I have c section surgery and my baby is 7 days old. He is not taking my breast feed. He cries if i try. What should i do, please give me better advice. He cries if i try.
Answer: Hi dear congratulations and welcome to motherhood.
It will definitely take time for some babies to latch and start sucking from breast. Please approach a lactation consultant immediately as they can guide you. Parallel to that keep trying to Breastfeed baby as then only your breast milk will produce more.
Along with this try pumping and feeding the pumped milk to baby using palada or bottle.
Question: My baby is 28 days old and whenever he is not breast feeding ..he cries alot
Answer: Dear mostly baby cries for feed because new born babies need frequent feeding because of small stomach and frequent urination. Gas can also be a reason so apply some hing mixed in water on baby's abdomen and do some mild hot compress. This will give baby some relief and he will stop crying.
Question: My baby is not taking my breast feed, he cries alot when i try. Now he is 22 days old. What should i do?
Answer: Hello! R you trying when the baby is hungry, then please do not do it as it irritates the baby more. Instead try offering your breasts when the baby is not too hungry or after one hour of feeding. Also increase skin to skin contact, even if baby not latching then also keep the baby near the nipple. This will help the baby to slowly start latching .