U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
FL
A 28-year-old female asked about a male:

8 mnth old keeps choking & gasping for air when stomach contents goes up his throat. he looks terrified! could become life threatening ? what to do???

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 26 years experience
See doctor: Keep the baby upright instead of laying him down. He may need medication for the reflux so take him to see his doctor ASAP.
Last updated Dec 20, 2014

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.