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My daughter is usually a very happy baby but lately she has had alot of gas and is suddenly livid to say the least. Mylicon hasn't worked at all HELP!!

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toohartless

Asked by toohartless at 10:20 PM on Jan. 6, 2009 in Health

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  • I've heard that gripe water helps. You can get it at an organic store.
    TheDiva320

    Answer by TheDiva320 at 10:24 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • Two other ideas are putting something warm on her tummy, like a sock filled with dry rice. Heat it up in the microwave. The other idea is to do bicycle kicks with her...move her legs back and forth and sing/make faces. Might help break up gas.

    Also look into diet changes if you are breasfeeding or if she has started solids to see if you can identify a culprit.
    J9Mommy

    Answer by J9Mommy at 11:21 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • You can also put one of her recieveing blankets in the dryer to heat it up. Wrap it around her belly and tie a small knot in it , lay her on her belly and pat her. This always helped my daughter when she had gas and nothing else worked.
    Angie32Red

    Answer by Angie32Red at 11:25 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

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