there are times when my baby burps immidiately after feed. do i have to still keep her in the upright position for few more minutes?


Just for a bit to ensure that the baby is fine.


Yes. Its always better to keep baby upright

Sonali Shivlani

Burp sound is not important. It is advisable to hold baby in an upright position for two reasons, one for the air to exit which is the burp and the other for the milk to settle in the stomach. The milk will move towards gravity and hence baby has to be held upright for a few minutes after a feed.

Kavita Mittal

yes... more Dan 5 minutes.... surely

Arwa Hozefa

Yes. It's jus better a few minutes longer will help in case she needs to digest any more . babies also like being held up right

Nity Panwar

yes ofcourse bcoz may be possible, she want to take more burps. You shuld take her in upright position for atleast 5 or 4 minutes

Mamata Panigrahi

yes more than at list 5 to 10 mins

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