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what are some symptoms of teething?

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Asked by CarleeDalene at 4:12 PM on May. 13, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • accessive drool, chewing fingers/hands/anything, tugging at ears and cheeks, waking up alot more than normal at night.

    Answer by armywife43 at 4:14 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • my son is only 7 weeks old and doing all the above. Can he be teething this early?

    Answer by CarleeDalene at 4:17 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • yep. my kids were teething that young. but remember, just because he's teething doesn't mean you'll actually see teeth soon. both my kids teethed at that age and i didn't see any teeth until 6 months. teething drops work great. i've never used the teething tablets but i've heard they're great too. i'd strongly suggest you NOT use orajel, that makes the gums tougher so it's harder for the teeth to get through, thus making the teething process longer and worse. it can also numb his throat making him gag easier. GL!

    Answer by armywife43 at 4:22 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • would puking be one of the symptoms?? my son is so bad now (5 months) an he is sooooooo cranky an then hes fine like normal then crazy screaming... an normally he never crys.. an what are those drops???

    Answer by djdiddles62 at 7:26 PM on May. 13, 2009

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