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If my son just spit up everything he just ate, should I feed him again??

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MegPin

Asked by MegPin at 3:15 AM on Dec. 25, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Typically it just looks like they spit up everything.

    Anyway...just feed on demand. If he acts hungry, feed him. If not, don't worry about it.
    LeanneC

    Answer by LeanneC at 3:16 AM on Dec. 25, 2009

  • Typically I wait 15 minutes or so to let his tummy settle and then I volunteer food. If he takes it he's hungry, if not then he's good.
    Marri357

    Answer by Marri357 at 10:21 AM on Dec. 25, 2009

  • I was worried about this before as well. I was told that it looks like they spit up everything, but its really not as bad, because the food is mixed with other fluids in the stomach or something. I would wait 10 mins or so, and see if he'll take more. My dd always ate more, otherwise if he doesn't eat..he's prob not hungry yet.
    itsbree2you

    Answer by itsbree2you at 3:30 PM on Dec. 25, 2009

  • Not if his belly is upset
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 3:40 PM on Dec. 25, 2009

  • Not til he shows signs of hunger. If you force him to eat again after spitting up a bunch he'll likely just spit up a bunch again.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:57 PM on Dec. 25, 2009

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