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5 Month Old Bad Breath?

My 5 month old who has teeth coming in has really bad breath. I clean it out with infant mouth cleaner and it does nothing for her. I don't know what's going on with her. She has a doctors appointment next month, but should I take her sooner?

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AmaraVelez

Asked by AmaraVelez at 4:48 PM on Nov. 17, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • your baby could have a cold.

    or she could just need a good gum brushing... wash her toys. the things she sucks on the most.
    sucking on something over and over usually makes it smell after a while because of the germs from baby's drool.
    r.e.l.s.m.o.m.

    Answer by r.e.l.s.m.o.m. at 5:05 PM on Nov. 17, 2008

  • Yes, your baby could have a cold it's called sick breath or like my twins, they have bad breath all the time from their formula:)
    twotwinsmom

    Answer by twotwinsmom at 5:17 PM on Nov. 17, 2008

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