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How do I know if my baby is colicy and what do I do?

My newborn ds is wanting to nurse or use me as a pacifier since 8 o'clock.
He doesn't want his pacifier, he doesn't want his swing, he doesn't want attention. He just wants to suckle on my breasts. I can't imagine it's him being hungry. He'll fall asleep but once I withdraw, he wakes back up wanting it again.
What is colic exactly? How do I know if he has it and what can I do?

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slowyourrole

Asked by slowyourrole at 10:52 PM on Dec. 4, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Colic is crying for more than 3 hours a day. Your baby sounds like he's stack feeding. He is boosting your milk supply. One night my baby ate from 8pm-2am. Just make sure he's latching on right or you will be sore. Hang in there. It won't be like this every night and by tomorrow night you will have amazing stripper boobs (my husband's term).
    sunshine58103

    Answer by sunshine58103 at 10:56 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • Mylicon for gas
    change formula
    gl
    mamacita69930

    Answer by mamacita69930 at 10:56 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

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