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July 11th, 2009, 12:52 PM
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I planned on using Soothie bottles for Brylie because I have a lot of friends who recommended them, and we plan on using soothie paci's if she needs a pacifier, so the nipples are the same. (Plus it is what my hospital uses I believe)

But as I read on here I haven't seen anyone mention them so I am wondering if you used them, did you like them? Dislike them? We have about 7 right now. I gave away all the playtex drop ins (I hated all the parts and putting it together) and was planning on giving away my playtex vent air that I have. Do you think I should get a few different bottles and see what she prefers? If I only offered her the soothies I assume she wouldn't know to have a preferance?
I just think in terms of myself, if I only try one brand of something I don't know enough to prefer another?! Is there any truth to that for babies?
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July 11th, 2009, 06:39 PM
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I've been using them for Joel with no problems. The major complaint that I've heard is that the formula comes out too fast and chokes the baby, but I don't find that to be the case at all. Joel is a very slow eater and the bottles work fine for that. I wonder if those moms realized that the 9 ounce Soothies come with Stage 2 nipples? The Stage 1's are working great for my newborn.

HTH! Can't wait to meet Brylie, you're so close now!
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July 12th, 2009, 01:53 AM
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thanks! I did notice the stage 2 ones come with bigger nipples so I planned on just using the 4oz ones or if I needed a bigger bottle, just using the slower nipples!

I am super excited to meet Brylie!
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July 12th, 2009, 10:21 PM
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My sister in law used these when my nephew was a newborn because that is the pacifier she used for him.... but then he suddenly decided he hated them. So they switched through a few different ones and ended up with a Dr. Browns baby.

Her baby just didn't like them.... but they worked just fine.
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July 13th, 2009, 06:01 PM
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You should definitely keep a few different kinds, every baby's different and prefer different things. My son absolutely hated the soothie bottles and paci's but I do know other who loved them.
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