Log In Sign Up

Could this be reflux?

Forum: GER- Reflux


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to [email protected].

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To GER- Reflux LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
February 18th, 2009, 08:58 AM
Posts: n/a
I'm at my wits end and calling the dr (again) today.

My poor LO has had feeding issues since the hospital. He has "wet" burps after every feeding. He screams his poor little head off about 20 minutes after eating and sometimes during eating. He gets hiccups all the time! At the hospital, they had his bed elevated, but they never mentioned that it might be reflux. He's currently on Enfamil Lipil. We tried Enfamil Gentelease. It went down fine, but five minutes after the feeding ended, he threw it all up. He's also very constipated. Should I mention to the dr that I think he may have reflux? Does this even sound like reflux to you guys? It just kills me because he sounds like he's in pain, and I have no idea how to help him.
Reply With Quote
February 18th, 2009, 10:55 AM
Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 706
It sure sounds to me like it could be reflux. My baby, Zaden, is 3 months old. He has reflux. I thought it was colic for the longest time. They put him on Zantac and he started acting better and stopped arching his back. I do think he had colic also (still does a little). He takes nutramigen (since we think he has a milk protein allergy). Are you breastfeeding?
Last Thursday night my little man stopped breathing. They think it was reflux related. They changed his med to prevacid and reglan. I am not giving him the reglan however. Certainly contact your doctor about this. They can help! It'll make everyones life better. Having a crying baby and being a new mom is hard work. Good luck!

Reply With Quote
April 16th, 2009, 07:33 PM
iluvgummies's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 3,935
It sounds a bit like reflux. Does he arch his back when your feeding him? Not sure if you breast feed or bottle feed, but does he constantly go on and off the nipple? Does he sleep in a crib? If so, I'd definitely recommend lowering the bottom end so that he's elevated. Hopefully your doctor can help. Good luck!
Dominic (8/11/08) & Gabriella (7/21/10)

Cara's sweethearts
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:34 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0