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My baby is almost 2 weeks old.......

shes fed enfamil with iron and when i try burping her sometimes she won't even after trying for about 10 mins still nothing is that ok?????

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:55 PM on Feb. 19, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Yep! I use Dr Browns bottles and Enfamil. My 5 weeker rarley burps.... but I try
    girlneffy

    Answer by girlneffy at 8:57 PM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Always try, but some babies just don't burp after every feeding.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:59 PM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • yup, normal.
    Arkaidy

    Answer by Arkaidy at 9:00 PM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • I use the playtex drop ins and both of mine rarely burped. its very common. Try a couple different positions and if she doesnt burp, let it be. There is no rule that says they have to burp after each feeding.
    xburtonchickx

    Answer by xburtonchickx at 9:00 PM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • My girl never burps when I try and 'burp' her, not since she was born. She usually burps during feedings and while playing with her. What I do with my baby is just keep her upright for 15 minutes after feeding so that if there are any burps they don't get trapped under the milk/formula in her tummy. Also, and this is just my experience, it keeps her from throwing up or having belly pains if I don't lay her down for 15 minutes after feeding.
    soflashelley

    Answer by soflashelley at 10:31 PM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • My kids rarely burped. I would try but rarely did they ever.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:11 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • My daughter hardly ever burped. Which sucked because she had bad gas from this problem. But she lived, and farted...lol. My son breastfeeds and still takes in a lot of air, I just hold him upright under the armpits facing me, and he sometimes burps and sometimes not. If I can't get him to, I give him to my husband. lol. He burps better for him.
    Kaytlynsmommy

    Answer by Kaytlynsmommy at 1:12 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Yeah as long as you try and give her a chance to than it's fine. A lot of babies burp on their own.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:48 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

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