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3 1/2 old will not drink milk

its been two day that she's been fussy and will not drink the expressed breast milk, so I figured maybe its something that I ate, so I tried formula and she still cries as soon as i give her the bottle. I try for an hour between her crying and shaking her head furiously for her to take in one once every three hours, i know she is hungry because she keeps sucking her fingers. I'm so frustrated.

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Imans_mommy

Asked by Imans_mommy at 4:53 PM on Apr. 23, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • If you have expressed milk then that means you are BFing...give her the breast, most Bf babies will not take bottles from their moms...If the fresh baked cookies are right there why take stale ones??

    Why are you trying to get her to take the bottle?
    tabi_cat1023

    Answer by tabi_cat1023 at 5:06 PM on Apr. 23, 2009

  • Call your ped! Your baby hasn't had anything to eat in 2 days!!!!!!
    litstargazer

    Answer by litstargazer at 5:07 PM on Apr. 23, 2009

  • Just latch baby on the breast! Quickly! :)
    beccimae

    Answer by beccimae at 5:12 PM on Apr. 23, 2009

  • Well she never took my breast, so i always pumped for her, now she wont take the bottle.
    Imans_mommy

    Answer by Imans_mommy at 5:18 PM on Apr. 23, 2009

  • Try letting her latch now. She may have decided that she wants to nurse!
    Arisce

    Answer by Arisce at 1:26 AM on Apr. 24, 2009

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