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01/04/2013 at 20:33
A (8 weeks today) doesn't seem to be quite himself. He's been projectile vomiting an unusual amount for him, and he's filled more nappies than usual. This is after a few days of looking like he's straining to poo or break wind. He seems a little warm, not showing a temperature but our thermometer's a bit rubbish. And he's had periods of extreme grumpiness. However, he's feeding fine, and in between the grumpiness seems his usual self. Do you think I should do anything? I've got Calpol but not 100% sure he's got a temperature. I can't think of anything unusual that I've eaten which could have changed my milk and upset him.
Also, he's got 8 week jabs tomorrow. Should we consider cancelling?
Thanks in advance for any advice. It's just horrible seeing him uncomfortable! And I predict a bad night for us....
01/04/2013 at 21:17
I would delay the injections - think they are fine if just have a cold - and would give a dose of calpol (they can have from 8 wks can't they?) and see if he is a bit happier.
01/04/2013 at 21:24
Could be that he has a bit of a tummy bug, I'd probably give a dose if calpol incase his tummy is hurting and see how he is overnight
01/04/2013 at 21:33
Thanks, sounds like Calpol might be the plan He's sleeping peacefully at the moment, he'd normally feed around now but I think I'll let him sleep and give him the Calpol whenever he wakes.
02/04/2013 at 13:11
I personally didn't want e to have her jabs while she was under the weather as I wanted to know if she'd reacted. I don't think they'll do them with a temp but generally they will otherwise at my surgery.
I'd definitely try a bit of calpol and see if it helps. Fingers crossed what ever is bothering him shifts soon x
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