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why is mt 2 month old daughter sooo....

fussy when she eats. she ill wiggle and squirm so much and then get fussy. she is eating but does all that. she is formula fed. 4oz some times she will cry why is this?

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mommy2be77

Asked by mommy2be77 at 4:20 PM on Apr. 6, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • her belly hurts. my son did the same thing
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 4:21 PM on Apr. 6, 2010

  • My guess is tummy aches or gas. She may need a different formula or maybe to be stopped and burped every so often while youre feeding her to keep the air bubbles to a minimum.
    Aqua_Jen

    Answer by Aqua_Jen at 4:25 PM on Apr. 6, 2010

  • DD used to do that, her tummy hurt so I'd burp her half way through and that usually helped with gas... I also switched to lactose free formula and that helped a too but switching too much could also cause their stomach to be upset as well.
    07lilmama1108

    Answer by 07lilmama1108 at 4:25 PM on Apr. 6, 2010

  • It is also that when you put something in one end, it starts moving the whole system, She is very little and all the feelings of digestion, intestine & bowel movement are weird and new to her, she might just be struggling with all those feelings. Make sure the teat is slow flowing so the m,ilk doesn't gush into her little belly. Stop and burp her regularly. You might find she is better if she has her feed sitting more upright - in a baby chair, so gravity helps keep the fluid down. Also as it is getting hotter, she might be thirsty but not hungry, so if she is not due for a feed, try offering cool boiled water ( again be sure the teat is slow flowing). She might only have a tiny bit but it might be what she wants rather than heavy milk
    myheartx4

    Answer by myheartx4 at 4:36 PM on Apr. 6, 2010

  • It could also be ear problems.

    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 4:43 PM on Apr. 6, 2010

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