Here we go again! At the end of my tether

Discussion in 'Formula Feeding' started by HLx, Feb 15, 2020.

  1. HLx

    HLx Mummy to Layla, George & Enzo <3

    Oct 21, 2018
    Likes Received:
    Enzos feeding has always been awful, since he developed silent reflux, ITS. BEEN. AWFUL.

    I decided to start him on some porridge last week just to get more milk into him and hes been absolutely amazing, he will had 25oz a day plus porridge morning and night, his weight also creeped back up when I had him weighed Thursday.

    Today hes drank 5oz ALL DAY refusing point blank any milk, screaming, irritable, sleepy ect...

    I gave up just now and offered some porridge just to get a little something into him, he ate the lot, but it was only 2oz worth of formula in it.

    Even when I first weaned him he was still drinking his milk, even though it was sporadic, some feeds were 7oz, some were just 3oz, he still drank something and it levelled out to 25oz in 24 hours.

    Why is he like this today? It's not him at all, when hes not cranky today hes been happy and smiley and not a care in the world.

    I've tried absolutely everything for this kid. Hes 14lb 10oz at 13 weeks, so not a bad size, but his feeding is getting worse, this is by far the worst day I've ever had
  2. OnErth&InHvn

    OnErth&InHvn Mom to 4

    Jul 13, 2010
    Likes Received:
    5oz in a day isnt normal. Can you call the ped?
  3. Babybump87

    Babybump87 Mummy to 2 Princess and 1 Prince

    Sep 6, 2012
    Likes Received:
    Oh hun you’ve had a rough time with feeding. Can the GP not help anymore? Just be so frustrating for you both

    How is he doing today ? C

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice