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When do babies usually start teething?

My son is almost 3 1/2 months old and I was just wondering when it is usual for him to start teething? He is drooling alot more....I know it is the calm before the storm! lol

Thanks,
Kelly and Hunter

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LuvBeinganAKMom

Asked by LuvBeinganAKMom at 8:40 PM on Nov. 2, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I think average is around 4 months but it can really be any time. My DH got his firs tooth at 13 months! A very very few babies are born with teeth.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 8:43 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • it can be as early as three months. it was fo rmy daughter. she began putting fingers to mouth and even after i re-fed her at breast fully! She also whined and cried/fussed. I used withmy son and now her, hylands teethign tablets that dissolve under tongue. use four at a time and this calms them and they may evenfall asleep at the relief. i woudl be on a commercial for them., my mother is a registered nurse and i also looked teething up on webMD and it said as early as four months and gives a list of symptoms to watch for. take a look at it.
    silverelf

    Answer by silverelf at 8:43 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • my daughter is ABOUT to turn 8 months now,,,, and has TWO bottom teeth broken thru! they just appeared liek two weeks agao out of nowhere!
    silverelf

    Answer by silverelf at 8:44 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • Anywhere between 4 to 12 mos.
    UVWray

    Answer by UVWray at 8:53 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • i was told 3 months but it just depends on when the teeth wont to come in... my 2 yr old got his fist one when he was 1
    Levink_08

    Answer by Levink_08 at 8:53 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • My son broke his 1st tooth at 3 1/2 month and the second a week or 2 later. I heard thats a bit earlier than average but ever baby different!
    jessicarae787

    Answer by jessicarae787 at 8:55 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • my daughter is 3 months and 1 week and is teething sooo bad! she just chews on her fingers then starts crying and then chews even harder :( I can see on the bottom of her mouth a white mound like one is wanting to poke through already.. my son's first tooth came in at 4 months
    randilinn

    Answer by randilinn at 8:55 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • 4 to 10 months. It's a BIG range :) My son cut his first tooth at 10 months. Some babies are born with teeth.
    beckcorc

    Answer by beckcorc at 9:00 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • My son is 11 weeks now and started teething a month ago. He is about to cut a top tooth. I thought it would be a few months before this started lol... I guess it is different for every little one :)
    BraythansMom

    Answer by BraythansMom at 12:33 AM on Nov. 3, 2010

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