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my one month old just got her second hep b shot yesterday and she is not wanting to eat as much today, could it be the shot?

She normally eats around 3-4 oz but she is only eating 1.5-2.5oz

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irelandsmommie

Asked by irelandsmommie at 2:06 PM on Jul. 18, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Yes - that's normal. She might want to sleep a lot too. That's also normal.
    lrobles1983

    Answer by lrobles1983 at 2:08 PM on Jul. 18, 2008

  • Yes, its Normal!
    Like the other poster said, sleeping a lot is too.
    ProudOhioMom

    Answer by ProudOhioMom at 2:12 PM on Jul. 18, 2008

  • Not that you needed one more person to say so...but, yep, it's normal. Should snap out of it after about 24 hours.
    mysweetalex

    Answer by mysweetalex at 4:38 PM on Jul. 18, 2008

  • wait, so your all saying its normal for a baby not to eat? regardless of the shot. think about it... its NOT NORMAL for your child NOT to eat. i guarantee you it has to do with his shot.. also, if he is running a fever.. the best thing to give him is motrin if any medicine at all. tylenol is more harsh. and to add, a fever is not normal either.
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 5:39 PM on Jul. 18, 2008

  • im sorry SHE.. i just noticed you said its your DAUGHTER not SON lol.
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 5:40 PM on Jul. 18, 2008

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