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Is it possible for a 4 month old to start teething?

She has constantly started drooling, chewing on fingers, and very loose stools. She is fussy at times, but not constantly. Just trying to figure out if this could be possible?

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lah24

Asked by lah24 at 4:37 PM on Jun. 17, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • yeah some babies are born with teeth, rare but they are. my LO got her first tooth at 3 months or a week before 3 months.

    some they just come in faster! now at 16 months my dd has 16 teeth!!
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 4:39 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • 4 month could teeth some babies are born with teeth so its possible :).. an also just because shes drooling doesnt exactly mean shes teething.

    we asked the same question to our dr. an he said if someone drools alot in the family our son might have inherited it.

    good luck! :)
    akalei

    Answer by akalei at 4:41 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • yes my son started teething at 4 months and had his first tooth by 6 months.
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 4:41 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • My son started all that at 2 months. He had his first tooth at 4 months. LOL so, yeah.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 4:43 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Wow! I had no idea that babies could be born with teeth! Well I guess I'm just gonna keep an eye on it and see what happens! Thanx for all the help!
    lah24

    Answer by lah24 at 4:45 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Yep, definitely possible!
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 4:58 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • yes, my son did.
    MamiJaAyla

    Answer by MamiJaAyla at 7:17 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Yes. My children started cutting teeth at 4 months.
    FL2AK

    Answer by FL2AK at 7:27 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • They can START teething as early as 2 months but the tooth may not pop through until 5-6 months. Mine started teething around 3-4 months and got their first tooth at 5 1/2- 6 months.
    Bethsunshine

    Answer by Bethsunshine at 9:06 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • my son started about 4months and got his first 2 teeth at 6months
    RCU_3

    Answer by RCU_3 at 9:58 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

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