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A 18-year-old female asked:

25 day old baby is always sleepy when feeding. i constantly have to nudge him to wake up & continue suckling at my breasts or bottles. what do i do?

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Dr. Kelly Kane
Pediatrics 27 years experience
More info needed: Is he growing well? Is he voiding and stooling? Are you trying to feed him on a schedule or letting him feed on demand? I would be reassured if he is growing peeing and pooping and just wants to feed on his time. If you are still concerned have the doctor check him.
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