my baby demands milk every hr in night and in day time he sleeps for 4-5 hrs n even after trying hard he never open his lips to suck. what to do

asha chaudhry

hey BabyChakra i can't seem to tag @sonali shivlani anymore :( pls help! Dr.Shilpitha Shanthappa can u advise?

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa

hello tanu..
its normal in newborns routine pa..plz have patience..make baby to have feed every two hrs in day time..if u make him sleep in day obviously he ll be active in nyt tym..

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa

Sheeba Vijesh , Roopashree Siddireddy plz advice her more..

Roopashree Siddireddy

Don't worry..every month kids cycle will change. For your kid night is the active hour. And day time is sleeping. Even for my kid as wel. Slowly things will settle. Just sleep when baby sleep...and getup when he gets up. Like that..you won't be sleep deprived. This is a difficult phase I know. Have patience. . . Eat good nutritious food. Tickle near baby's ear and feet...they usually will get up.

Sheeba Vijesh

hi tanushree, it takes about 3 months for baby to get routine to night time sleep and day time wake... check pee count 6-7... try to wake at gap of 2 hours. if baby does not wake try to tickle under feet or on the ear....

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