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14 month old wont stop crying!

i dont know what to do. the dr says "its probably a virus" DUH! ya think?!
and sent us home...they said to bring him back if he gets worse, the only thing thats getting worse is that this child wont stop crying unless hes sleeping and if hes not sleeping then hes crying! im going to lose my mind in about 5 mins. what could be wrong with him other then "oh its probably a virus"?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:37 PM on May. 14, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • oh ya guess i should mention hes had a fever of 101.3, coughing, sneezing, not eating etc.....but everything seems fine now except for the crying.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:39 PM on May. 14, 2009

  • I'd get a second opinion. Is he normally inconsolable? IMO, it is a bad sign when a child absolutely will not stop crying.
    toriandgrace

    Answer by toriandgrace at 5:39 PM on May. 14, 2009

  • Check his gums? His ears? maybe they hurt? Anyway I hope he gets better
    annamcg18

    Answer by annamcg18 at 5:40 PM on May. 14, 2009

  • he got his 1 year molars on top at 9 months old, got the bottom ones a few days ago. dr said his ears look fine. im about to take him to the ER but id hate to sit there forever just to hear "its a virus". cant they ever be more spacific?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:53 PM on May. 14, 2009

  • oh ya and normally, he never cries....ever. everyone always tells me hes such a happy baby! this is not him right now at all,.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:53 PM on May. 14, 2009

  • He sounds to me like he is getting his stomach teeth in
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:30 PM on May. 14, 2009

  • babies cry when they can't breath through their nose, see if he's stuffed up and try to use the nose sucky thing. have you tried a warm bath with the vapor bubble bath, it always soothed my little one.
    northcarolinama

    Answer by northcarolinama at 8:50 PM on May. 14, 2009

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