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My Baby Has Reflux But Sleeps Fine All Night
5y/o son had stomach virus on 11/5-11/6. Every night since he wakes & vomits 1x then back to sleep and fine the next morning. He had reflux as a baby.
Follow up: let it go a week, before you take child for eval. In the meantime if this is all and nothing getting worse, I wouldn't worry much. Zmd ...Read more
Reflux is also known as Gastroesophageal reflux disease. Acid reflux is defined as the presence of acidic gastric contents in the esophagus causing irritation. It's cause is blamed on the a lax gastroesophageal shpincter that permits usch regurgitation. Vesicoureteral reflux is regurgitation (backing up) of urine in the bladder into the ureter ...Read more
My baby us 5 months old he has s/ reflux and is on losec but since he was 6 weeks old he won't sleep and cries all day and half night his reflux is ok?
Maybe: Starting on solid foods may help your situation with ger (gastroesophageal reflus) issues. He may also need a follow up check with your pediatrician to ascertain his developmental status with this crying going on. This may be a transition behaviorally for him vs perissitence of ger. ...Read more
Plz help my 5 month old baby won't stop crying it's been going on for months now no sleep only cat naps and night he's on losec for s/reflux all good?
My 6 month old baby always has a cough with phlegm he's on losec for silent reflux is this normal to have phlegm and a cough only during night sleep?
Baby 9 months snores reflux wheezy allergys noticed he seems to hold breath in sleep and gasps in sleep occasionally ? What could cause this
Sleep apnea: Sounds like your baby has sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea in kids is almost always caused by enlarged tonsils/adenoids. It is dangerous because it can seriously restrict their growth and development. Get ur baby to the pediatrician for eval and ENT referral. Good luck! ...Read more
My baby has so much mucus in his throat while a sleep dr said it's not in chest clear how can I get rid of it please i'm concerned he has silen reflux?
Clean the nose: Babies don't clear their nose very well and so the mucous can make a lot of noise. Use saline nose drops and suction out the mucous with a bulb syringe. You can do this frequently if needed, especially right before feeding or lying him down. Use a cool mist humidifier and give him extra clear fluids to drink to keep the mucous loosened as well. ...Read more
Can a 6w baby choke on spit up or reflux? She coughs after swallowing and sometimes seems to gasp for air. She clears her throat even while sleeping.
Yes: This can be a serious condition, and yes, a baby can choke from reflux material. Raise head of crib/bassinette slightly and keep upright after feeds. Also, I would suggest you ask her pediatrician about a swallow study, where they actually watch with special formula as she feeds and swallows to see if any is going into her lungs and the whole swallowing mechanism is working right. ...Read more
My 6 week old baby grunts and squirms while she's sleep and she spits up threw both her mouth and nose causing her to choke. Does she have acid reflux?
GERD?: See peds. To DX baby. Put her on a sitting position to see if still vomits. ...Read more
My infant has a mild case of acid reflux. Is it safe to let her sleep regularly in a rocker sleeper due to its incline?
2mo old baby eats 1oz every 3 hrs won't take anymore acid reflux slow gainer drs r fine with it! what's wrong? 10lbs finally help!
Poor eater: That's not enough nutrition for a 2 mo baby. Babies continue to gain weight despite having acid reflux. Is your baby vomiting also? Perhaps he may have pyloric stenosis. If she's a girl, poor feeding is one of the signs of a UTI (urinary tract infection) and one of the metabolic diseases. It looks like your baby needs more detailed evaluation. Get a second opinion. ...Read more
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