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i was wondering

is it possible my 3 month old baby is teething he has been really cranky and moving his tounge in and out on his gums he hasnt been droling yet but he has only been doing this for about a week

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:34 AM on Oct. 4, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Very possible.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 10:37 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • He could be, some kids start teething at 3 months.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 10:38 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • Moving his tongue in and out sounds like his tongue-thrust reflex. It's to keep them from ingesting anything harmful. Teething is characterized by drooling
    CassyzMom

    Answer by CassyzMom at 10:39 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • my son did all that and drool at 6wks, and still drooling like crazy! so very possible. some babies are born with teeth! All I have to say to that is OUCH!!!
    Nienna7477

    Answer by Nienna7477 at 10:47 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • Yep. Some babies are born with teeth. Whereas others don't get their first tooth until they're almost 9 months old.
    Every child is different.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 10:53 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • sounds like teething to me. my dr recommended using a wet frozen washcloth for teeth, but only supervised.
    Hollea

    Answer by Hollea at 11:07 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • I think my 2 1/2 month old is teething.  He started drooling like crazy last week and will throw a fit for no reason and nothing comforts him except massaging his gums.  Then he shuts right up and just stares at you and tries to smile around your finger.  I've been giving him motrin when he's really fussy.  Poor kid.

    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 2:09 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

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