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Old 11-12-2010, 07:09 PM   #1
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5 month old, teething and refusing bottle...HELP!

Is it normal for a teething baby to refuse to suck from the bottle? He screams and pushes the bottle from his mouth as if it is hurting him. From 8 AM today until 9 PM tonight all I could force him to drink was 12 ounces. I know this is not nearly enough milk. What should I do?

 
Old 11-17-2010, 10:44 PM   #2
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Re: 5 month old, teething and refusing bottle...HELP!

Have you tried some Baby Oral Gel. I know my daughter didn't like it but I just give her some baby ibuprofen and that seemed to help my daughter. Good Luck

 
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