A member asked:

My 2 week old daughter has the hiccups after every feeding. she drinks 3 ounces of breast milk or formula per session in a bottle. how can i stop them?

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Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Hiccups are very common in little babies. This is a reflex of the phrenic nerve that innervates the diaphragm and is triggered by the baby's immaturity to eat and breathe at the same time

Answered May 18, 2018



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