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Is it possible that my 4 1/2 month old (a 29 week preemie) so technicallly only 2 months old, could be teething? He is drooling alot and suckin on his hands (just started a few days ago, not normal behavior)

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Asked by Jacemommy31506 at 4:13 PM on Jul. 14, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • definitely!! aurora got her first molar at 9 weeks old!

    Answer by Aurorasmom at 4:15 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • yes! my son started teething at 2 months old.

    Answer by ButterfliAngelx at 4:21 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • I would say yes...Draven started teething at 4 months..gestational age 3 months. Hes now 6 months and still has no teeth to show for it yet but hes trying lol

    Answer by IHeartDraven at 4:22 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • It is possible but that is normal behavior for that age.

    Answer by manders018 at 4:24 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • yep savannah's doc said they usually get their first teeth between 2-4 months... so i think so!

    Answer by jncw12 at 4:55 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • normal - my son started the same at the same age. now he's 1 year and has 13 teeth already! good luck mamma...stock up on that tylenol and motrin :)

    Answer by Delshoney at 5:03 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • He very well could be starting to teeth. My son was 3 months old when he started teething.

    Answer by Davidsmom040907 at 5:11 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • i know a girl who delivered a baby that had 1 tooth already

    Answer by annee258 at 5:12 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • Yep, my daughter cut her first 2 teeth at 3 months old .

    Answer by septembermom at 5:18 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • Thanks yall, i just wasnt sure cuz Jace didnt cut a tooth til he was 8 months adjusted age (11 1/2 months birth age) he cut teeth late i guess lol!

    Answer by Jacemommy31506 at 5:28 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

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