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Spit up

My 6 week old son has been spitting up a lot these last few days, when he hadn't been spitting up at all when he was a newborn. Is this normal?


Asked by charliesmom09 at 2:27 PM on Mar. 18, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • As long as its just spit up and even throw up but not projectile vomiting he's fine. They will spit up to get the gas out of their stomachs.

    Answer by MamaChamp at 2:31 PM on Mar. 18, 2009

  • ya unless it the whole bottle but check with ur doctor.. never hurt to ask

    Answer by babygurl2006 at 2:29 PM on Mar. 18, 2009

  • Spit up is completely normal. Make sure that you are burping him well and allowing him t o sit upright for at least 20 minutes after each feeding. Unless he seems irritated by the spit up or it is projectile, then don't worry. Stock up on bibs, they are much easier to change than a whole outfit.

    Answer by kboney29 at 2:40 PM on Mar. 18, 2009