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my son is showing signs of colic any tricks to help the poor little guy???

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ZaynesMommy827

Asked by ZaynesMommy827 at 7:13 PM on Oct. 12, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Swaddling helps. Also homeopathic gas drops.
    Fallaya

    Answer by Fallaya at 7:15 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • They make a tablet called colic tabs its sold in like walmart and that worked great for my little guy that and gripe water. or walking him in the storller in the drive way GL
    Rhiannon1980

    Answer by Rhiannon1980 at 7:15 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • try holding him in the football hold!
    crazymomma714

    Answer by crazymomma714 at 7:23 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • I used a white noise machine and moby wrap....DD's colic went away at 13 weeks
    madimoma

    Answer by madimoma at 7:25 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • There is a product called gripe water that is wonderful...
    Anna92464

    Answer by Anna92464 at 8:21 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • i dont know if you are BF or not but i thought my DD was showing signs of colic and then i saw the symptoms of lactose allergy and she had almost all of them so we switched to Soy formula and she turned into a different baby!!! she was just not tolerating the lactose in the regular formula...if you ARE BF then you can look up things to change in your diet to cut down on gas in your baby...gl!!
    mamagee1218

    Answer by mamagee1218 at 9:07 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • I tried the gas drops with my daughter and they worked ok...then I found all natural tablets at wal-mart for colic...they worked wonders! and put me at ease about what I was giving my child since they are all natural (desolving) tablets.
    xtatianax

    Answer by xtatianax at 7:33 AM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • If you are breastfeeding see if you have any other symptoms of oversupply or foremilk/hindmilk imbalance at

    http://www.llli.org/FAQ/oversupply.html

    and

    http://www.llli.org/FAQ/foremilk.html
    maggiemom2000

    Answer by maggiemom2000 at 1:59 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

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