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A 34-year-old female asked:

My 12 day old daughter won't sleep. she seems fussyt. last night she had her fists clenched. i gave her gas drops not sure it helped. spits up a lot?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Gerd: Call your pediatrician and ask about the possibility of acid reflux disease.
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Dr. Shannon Cole
Pediatrics 26 years experience
See pediatrician: A 12 day old can have many reasons for not sleeping. Reflux needs to be treated if that is the cause. But there are also ways to switch the days and nights. Due to the young age you should see your pediatrician to discuss this after a complete physical exam and weight check.
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Last updated May 12, 2014

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