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Does your reflux baby projectile vomit?

At times my baby projectile vomits while I am still feeding him.

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just1boy

Asked by just1boy at 8:19 PM on Dec. 5, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • yes my son did...he's 5 now..i cant even remember which formulas he was on..the docs switched him several times until we found one that he could handle
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 8:23 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • you should have him elevated when feeding him (practically sitting up)
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 8:26 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • I don't remember projectile vomiting, but I remember a LOT of vomiting. Until they were 3!!! My kids threw up in every restaurant we went to. It was extremely gross!!!
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 8:28 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • I sit him up when I'm feeding him. He doesn't vomit every time I feed him. I think he's done it maybe twice this week.
    just1boy

    Answer by just1boy at 8:28 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • do you let him sit up for atleast 20 mins after being fed?
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 8:30 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • My son projectile vomited ALL the time!!! My laundry increased so much because of all my clothes I had to wash!!! Burp often (not that it will help-but sometimes it does).
    micheledo

    Answer by micheledo at 8:33 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • and burping is very important to..you should burp between every 2 oz
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 8:33 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • Try Enfamil gentlease for fussiness and gas and burp ever Ounce i know it may sound crazy but thats what DD doctor told me to do it really help with her reflex and I feed her just aboutsitting up and when I was done feeding her i kept her sat up for 30-45 minutes. I know this sounds crazy but I promise you will see a difference. GL

    (I answered in your other question on this same topic.)
    raemommy

    Answer by raemommy at 8:42 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

  • One of my refluxers did throw up. The other never did. He had silent reflux, where the acid would come as far as his throat and just burn there. He was in tremendous pain but never threw up. Both of my kids were on Prevacid and Reglan until they outgrew their reflux at a year old. It made a world of difference.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 9:18 PM on Dec. 5, 2009

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