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diaper leaks...

my son wears disposable diapers (we tried the cloth ones in the past...just werent for us). he has been waking up soaked almost every day lately. I kinda blamed SO at first thinking he might not be putting them on tight enough, but that isnt the problem lol. He wears Parents Choice. we have also tried Huggies natural fit, and pampers (or Luvs?) ultra leak guard. we also tried 7th generation, but nothing works? what diapers does your LO use? have you had a leak problem before but no longer? got any tricks?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:55 PM on May. 6, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • My daughter at one point had to use those overnight diapers they are more expensive but they work
    Kaylee22006

    Answer by Kaylee22006 at 8:01 PM on May. 6, 2009

  • Try a bigger size at night. Our daughter wears a 3 during the day and 4 at night.
    brailynsmama08

    Answer by brailynsmama08 at 8:06 PM on May. 6, 2009

  • Waking up soaked is common. Here are the choices:
    Huggies Overnights. These work much better than simply trying a bigger size.
    Diaper doublers. These are like maxi-pads with no plastic backing. You can find them at most grocery stores.
    A cloth diaper with waterproof cover. Put this on OVER his regular diaper.
    kaycee14

    Answer by kaycee14 at 8:23 PM on May. 6, 2009

  • Like Kaylee, at one point I had to use the overnight diapers. They are expensive, but you're only going to use one a night. Another thing you may try is not giving you LO liquids right before bed...Good luck!
    jkt747

    Answer by jkt747 at 9:23 PM on May. 6, 2009

  • I'd definitely cut back on liquids before bed -and nothing during bed- and maybe go up a size in diapers.
    nytefae

    Answer by nytefae at 10:59 PM on May. 6, 2009

  • Huggies has over night diapers that work really great. They are really more expensive but ever since we used them no more waking up soaked
    turtle07

    Answer by turtle07 at 9:37 PM on Jun. 5, 2009

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