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Need advice on diapers?

My 5 month old son seems to be peeing through his diaper at night no matter what i try. I have tried going up a size and ive tried switching diapers. I dont know what else to do. Im debateing on buying the night time diapers but i dont have the money to spend inless they r going to work.
Any advice would help alot.

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nikkik526

Asked by nikkik526 at 3:44 PM on Nov. 8, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • We had that problem with Pampers at about that age so we switched to Huggies for a while then when he got bigger & more mobile we switched back to Pampers because they are a little softer. Try regular Huggies for at night.
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 3:47 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • They work for my older child, not sure about one the age of yours. In fact, I'm not sure the smallest size of overnight diapers.
    ballewal

    Answer by ballewal at 3:48 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • I've had that problem with every brand but Huggies. It's tough, I know. If I buy anything but Huggies, my son pees everywhere. Pampers have worked second best for us, followed by Parents Choice. Best of luck! I 'd say, buy the night time diapers and only use them at night. that way, they'll last longer, and you can use regular diapers during the day.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 3:57 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • ive found that huggies have better overnight protection than pampers. i think it's because they're harder, they can endure more maybe? lol. anyway, huggies are very expensive, so try going to walmart or a grocery store and buying the generic brand next to huggies. luvs & parent's choice are pretty great and cheap.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 4:00 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • i have had the same problem with mine and i agree use only the night time diapers for night they do help
    nitamae86

    Answer by nitamae86 at 4:02 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • Parents choince ended that for me.
    You could also try not giving him a bottle right before bed. Maybe an hour before.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 4:25 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • Ever try Luvs? IDK, I love them.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 5:39 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • You know I tried every brand , and I really stuck to Luvs with both my kids. I loved them. Never had leaks , at night though I always made sure to change them before I went to bed. Didn't have to change them til' morning.
    LIFO

    Answer by LIFO at 6:19 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • We use Huggies Overnights on our DS. Eventhough they're a little more you end up saving money, because you do not go through so many diapers at night and you're not washing so many sheets, blankets and PJs.
    dmbutler

    Answer by dmbutler at 11:36 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

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