Question: Hi doctor, My baby is 3.5 months old. She refuse to drink breast milk when awake. I could only breast fed her only while sleeping. Plzz help me with your answers... Also sometimes she prefer to drink from only one breast. Your answers means alot to me as I am really concerned about this problem
Answer: Hi dear, If your baby has been recently taking less feeding then ,there could be plenty reasons for your baby to temporarily,.. stop feeding: if your baby has cold,cough or even ear infection,any acid reflux could be one of the reason for not feeding enough, baby with tight neck muscles would also refuse feeding from a particular side of breast.talk to your doctor if that happens,insufficient milk supply could frustrate the baby,any ulcer it thrush infection in mouth,teething issue could also make baby fussy, in rare cases ,taste of milk would also make baby refusing milk,any cream or perfume that you using could.also impact baby. Don't hesitate to talk to your doctor if you feel anything strange with your baby.
Question: My baby is not taking formula Milk and breastfeeding also properly wat i can do to make her tummy full
Answer: For meanwhile you have to give her milk. U have no other option. Try to give her in balance. May b she has some problem in stomach.
Question: My baby is 13 days old.I have tried alot but she is not taking my milk.I am feeding her with spoon but its becoming v difficult.She is not getting enough milk.Can I use bottle for her?please help me
Answer: Is your nipple is small?? If yes, then use nipple shield for 1-2months then normal , otherwise you can try for normal breastfeeding.