I'm hoping someone can give me some advice! My beautiful baby boy is just going on 6 weeks old and for the last two weeks or so he has been absolutely dreadful to get to sleep during the day. If he does sleep it's for 15 minutes in mine or my partners arms. He also refuses to be put in his cot, bouncer or anywhere other then your arms if he is awake! The last few days he has not slept from 8am until 10:30pm. Which is just not right. He gets unbelievably upset if you put him down (I'm a first mum and him screaming blue murder breaks my heart)
He is formula fed, I had trouble with my milk supply. I've felt guilty from the day we started giving him formula. He has been on S-26 Gold formula, but I don't think that has anything to do with it . he also drinks a lot! He has been having 120mls every 2 hours if not less. He drinks the whole amount - no vomiting, burps beautifully. He doesn't seem unsettled about being to full. I mentioned this to the nurse on our last home visit but she didn't give me much help.. Is it possibly colic? Or does he just have us wrapped around his little finger?
Please can can someone give me some advice.
We have his doctors appointment tomorrow afternoon but I am getting quite upset with how he acts during the day.