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Baby not drinking from a bottle: what to do?

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08/06/14

I am actually having this issue right now . I think it is because his front top teeth are coming in . He also was sick with a stomach bug last week and is still not eating as much as normal . He is using a sippy cup so I have tried that , its a really good way if they wont take a bottle and you can put breast milk or formula in it .

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08/06/14

Try some different bottles and find one that your baby prefers. If your baby is refusing all bottles you can try using s spoon and putting it to your baby's lips and slowly pouring it in your baby's mouth. You can also try using a syringe and put drips of milk in your baby's mouth. Keep trying and don't give up.

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