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Can i give my 2wk old gas drops?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:41 PM on Oct. 10, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Gas drops are fine for infants of any age. Just go by dosing instructions on the package.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:47 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • Yes. I gave mine Mylicon when he was 2 days old. They are safe from birth. I like the Target generic infant gas drops. They work just as well and are half the price of Mylicon.
    ThrivingMom

    Answer by ThrivingMom at 9:53 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • talk to the doc but it should be okay as long as you follow the directions. . .
    chrissmom734

    Answer by chrissmom734 at 9:56 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • Yes...thank the lord...LOL
    jenae_gist

    Answer by jenae_gist at 10:14 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • They work nicely on Mom too when you need it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:19 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • Yep! Mylicon drops and gripe water also
    CrystalJanie

    Answer by CrystalJanie at 11:36 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • its safe to give a baby of any age but nothing can replace burping after every ounce, rubbing the tummy, patting the back...
    Butterflysky_24

    Answer by Butterflysky_24 at 12:11 AM on Oct. 11, 2009

  • I gave my son Mylecon on the day we brough him home. It says it is safe to use but thankfully we only used it every once in a while. They also have Hylands Colic Tablets that are homepathic.

    If you are using formula add some probiotics to teh formula. If you are nursing you might have to watch what you eat. Gl and Congrats!!
    Loa1002

    Answer by Loa1002 at 10:22 AM on Oct. 11, 2009

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