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    Default Can I please have your best wind tips and advice?

    Dd is just so windy she pops off every 2 seconds and if it doesn't come out that end it gets trapped and she screams for ages until that big beloved burp. Last night I was up from 1am to 4am with WIND๐Ÿ™‰

    What works girls help?
    Infacol? Gripe water? What's in these days for wind?

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    We used infants friend and bicycled ds' legs if he had trapped gas. Do you have a strong let down? I think that caused ds' wind as it resolved once my supply settled down.

    Eta: also burped after every feed...sometimes it would take a while to come up.

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    I would give DS a warm bath, it normally helped with wind and constipation.

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    I do have a strong letdown ATM ๐Ÿ˜ซ
    It did settle and now it's all squirty again

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    I did various combinations of: half a dose of infacol before a feed, stopping to burp midfeed, holding upright after a feed and block feeding. I also cut chocolate, chilli, broccoli and most dairy out of my diet. What a fun 12 weeks that was :-/

    Good luck and I hope things improve soon x

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    Bicycle legs and lying them on their tummy (on a cushion or my lap) also seems to squeeze the wind out

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    Oh @harvs reminded me...i also burped midfeed & still block feed now. I've been expressing for uni and now have oversupply again! at least ds can handle it better now he is 6 months.

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    Ok cut chocolate hmm I wonder if this is the culprit ๐Ÿ˜ซ where can I buy infants friend?

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    Hey is infacol the same as infants friend?

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    Not sure...I thought infants friend was 'homeopathic' but I could be wrong on that. I also forgot we took DS to an osteopath which I think helped him a bit too

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