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What can I do to help if my 11 wk old has reflux?

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What can I do to help if my 11 wk old has reflux?

Thank you for your question.

Relaxation or weakness of valve of the of the stomach and esophagus can cause reflux.

When babies grow up, it usually goes away.

You can keep the head end of the bed high up to prevent reflux & help the gas out.

You can do intermittent burping while feeding & need to keep your baby upright for 15-30 minutes after each feed.

Those measures would help to prevent spitting.

If there’s anything else I can do, please feel free to reply.

It’s been a pleasure working with you and I hope to assist you again soon!

Wish his healthy life.

Warm Regards.
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