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4 month old baby spitting up a lot

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
42 years experience Pediatrics
Possible: It is possible to get botulism but it is unlikely. Watch out for symptoms 18 - 36hrs after ingestion. Symptoms in infants are lethargy, weakness, poo ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
Please see baby's Dr: It's possible that it could be from your diet, but if you haven't changed your diet before your baby's symptoms started, that's less likely. Please s ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
If he's spitting up: that much and crying, he should be seen by his pediatrician. Depending on what foods he already eats, chicken broth may or may not be appropriate, but ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thad Woodard
Specializes in Pediatrics
Reflux: Most likely in an otherwise normal infant he just has normal reflux or being over fed. Less commonly and usually with reflux an hour or so after eati ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Feedings and spittin: Hard answer without knowing your infant's age. But are you "burping" your baby after feedings. Babies take in alot of air using bottles and nipples ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
GER: Gastroesophageal reflux is common in infants until their esophageal sphincter develops, and are prone to increased symptoms after feeds, while laying ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Wager
39 years experience Pediatrics
GERD : It sounds like gerd (gastro-esophageal reflux disease). This means the sphincter between the esophagus and the stomach doesn't completely close and s ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Is baby growing ?: If baby is happy more or less and ready to refeed after sptting it is likely simple reflux. As long as baby wets diapers every 6 hours and is growing, ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Is baby growing ?: If baby is happy more or less and ready to refeed after sptting it is likely simple reflux. As long as baby wets diapers every 6 hours and is growing, ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely: He/she might be eating more at 3 months (that is a typical growth spurt age) and possibly that is why he/she is spitting more. Try to keep elevated a ... Read More
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