My baby is 4 1/2 months old. He was colic but was gradually & consistently getting better. Until about a week and a half ago he reverted back so far he was almost worse than he was at his worst part of colic. He always slept good at night and now he is horrible. I've had him to the doc and he said it may be some reflux so we put him on pepcid and he said to come back if he's not better in a couple of days. He's has been spitting up more and not eating well at all (hasn't eaten but an ounce since 2 am and its now almost 12pm.) The pepcid doesn't seem to be working so i'm thinking its a virus that he caught from my older boy and us. How long do viruses usually last in babies because a week and a half seems to be an awful long time. Should I give it more time or take him back to the doc?Answer Question
Answer by musicpisces at 12:04 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by hodgkinrus6 at 10:40 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by admckenzie at 10:42 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Take him back to the doctor or emergency room, if he refuses to eat. It sounds like your not sure how much food he is actually getting. Hope he gets better.
Answer by sexyfancyface at 1:02 PM on Dec. 4, 2010
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