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How do I get my son out of wearing "pull-ups" at night?

My son is 4-1/2 and has been potty trained for 2-1/2 years. He is still wearing Goodnite underpants at night. We take him to the bathroom before we go to bed (around 11pm). He still wakes up with a wet

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nyc2lamom

Asked by nyc2lamom at 4:30 PM on Sep. 20, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • I am sure that you are limiting all food and drinks for at least 1 hour before bed?
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 4:32 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • My boys were 8 or so before they were dry at night. My granddaughter at 7 just started being dry at night and my brothers and I were 10 before we were dry at night. It will come in time.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:33 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • Don't give any food or drink for at least two hours,before bed. Y is a young child staying up so late??? He should be in bed by 8p.m. the latest!!!
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 4:36 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • CLARIFICATION: We get my 4-1/2 yr old out of bed at 11pm.... Rest assured he is fast asleep by then... I will try limiting liquids for two hours... and of course Be Patient.....

    nyc2lamom

    Comment by nyc2lamom (original poster) at 4:48 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • It shouldn't matter to them when your kid goes to bed! :( Am I a bad mom because my dd doesn't go to be at 8pm? NO, I am not!!
    Children are all different, have different routines, and grow/ change at different rates.. I don't think you are doing anything wrong, his bladder might not be big or mature enough yet.
    mom2maddie06

    Answer by mom2maddie06 at 5:51 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

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