Does Your Baby Have Acid Reflux?

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Question 1 of 8

Does your baby cry for long periods of time?

  • AMy baby is very happy and never cries.
  • BMy baby is generally okay but seems to be unhappy and fussy after feeds.
  • CMy baby has periods of unexplained arching and screaming.
  • DMy baby is a bundle of misery and cries constantly.

Question 2 of 8

Does your baby seem congested all the time?

  • AMy baby has clear, quiet breathing.
  • BUnexplained congestion is an occasional problem for my baby.
  • CMy baby seems congested after feeds.
  • DMy baby is constantly congested and sounds like she has a cold in her chest.

Question 3 of 8

Is feeding prolonged and difficult for your baby?

  • AMy baby feeds efficiently and painlessly and never pulls from the breast or bottle.
  • BOccasionally my baby pulls away and arches from the bottle.
  • CAt least 2 to 3 feeds per day my baby pulls away and arches from the breast or bottle.
  • DMy baby constantly pulls away and arches from the bottle or breast.

Question 4 of 8

Does your baby have a positional preference?

  • AMy baby is okay in any position, even his or her back.
  • BWhile my baby doesn't necessarily have to be held all the time, he or she prefers side positioning when lying down.
  • CWhile my baby likes to be held upright, he's okay on his belly.
  • DMy baby wants to be held upright almost all the time.

Question 5 of 8

Is sleep marked by frequent awakening and crying?

  • AMy baby almost never awakens from sleep.
  • BMy baby occasionally fusses and cries when sleeping.
  • CMy baby frequently fusses, cries and arches when sleeping.
  • DMy baby awakens from sleep with piercing "pin in the foot" awakening.

Question 6 of 8

Does your baby suffer with frequent hiccups?

  • AMy baby never has hiccups.
  • BMy baby has occasional hiccups.
  • CMy baby has hiccups several time a day.
  • DMy baby has constant hiccups.

Question 7 of 8

Does you baby spit up or vomit?

  • AMy baby never spits up.
  • BMy baby occasionally spits up.
  • CMy baby spits up 3 to 4 times per day.
  • DMy baby spits up constantly.

Question 8 of 8

Is your baby growing well?

  • AYes, my baby is growing well and beautifully.
  • BMy pediatrician has expressed concern that my baby is not gaining weight properly.