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My 5 1/2 month old and belly time...

She has sever reflux and apnea/bradycardia. When I put her on her back to do belly time, she can roll over to her stomach, but then starts to cough very hard and stops breathing. and then I will stimulate her and comes back to color...sometimes puke as well...is there anything do so she hits her milestones? I already called her gi and pilmnary drs...

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jessduncan77

Asked by jessduncan77 at 11:17 AM on May. 25, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I would bet that this is something that she will eventually get better at. We couldn't do tummy time for a long time due to sever reflux. She was really good at holding her head up, but she puked when she went to her belly. I tried to avoid tummy time and worked on sitting instead.
    coala

    Answer by coala at 11:22 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • what about propping her up with a bobby pillow under her armpits? Or have her do tummy time on YOU?
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 11:47 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • My daughter was opposite with her reflux, she couldnt' be on her back. She was a tummy sleeper from day one. Is your little one on any reflux meds?
    Zakysmommy

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 12:15 PM on May. 25, 2011

  • Zakysmommy- shes on prevacis and mylanta
    She doesnt like being on her belly whatsover, even if its on me:(
    jessduncan77

    Comment by jessduncan77 (original poster) at 4:09 PM on May. 25, 2011

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