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Aug 05, 2008
Sharon, Mom to Elyse, 17 mos (15 mos adjusted-preemie). Zantac/Elecare. History of: Respiratory Distress Syndrome with ventilation/CPAP/cannula, tpn, n/g tube, PDA, jaundice, apnea, bradycardia/tachycardia, severe anemia, blood transfusion, reflux, Sandifer's Syndrome, intestinal malrotation, hemangiomas, MSPI, feeding issues. ICU inpatient 53 days! 2 surgeries, 2 UGIs, barium enema, pH probe, endoscopy. Developmentally on target now! PIC: Yobaby Beard
She won't eat/drink real food/drink worth anything, but...
Elyse has been regulary drinking her soapy bathwater out of a cup that I keep in there to rinse her off, and this weekend at the lake she was EATING the sand that the geese/ducks poo in! GROSS!!!
Aug 05, 2008
Zack born 09/28/07 @ 31 weeks. Dx silent reflux @ 6 mo. Now not so silent. Switched to Elecare @ 9 mo. On Prevacid 15mg 1x daily. Looking to stop the puke and gain some lbs.
Puke stopped about 24 months and he's learning to eat...very slowly.
Still on prevacid and periactin.
I SOOOO know that feeling...everything goes in Z's mouth EXCEPT food...that gets gagged and puked out!
Aug 05, 2008
Jessica, Mommy to Jedd, severe reflux, severe food and oral aversions, Finally G tube free!!! VSD repair 4-24-07 (open heart surgery), hypospadias, repaired 3 times and Ear tubes Visit Jedd at his CB site:
hehehehe Jedd was the same way....stuck everything IN his mouth BUtfood and tried to drink bath water.

If you take the cup away does she try to suck the water of fthe washcloth????? Jedd pulled that one as well...LOL
Aug 05, 2008
Tracey, mom to Katie diagnosed with GERD at 3 week.
Katie LOVES wet washclothes and will suck them dry then dunk them in the water!
Aug 06, 2008
Aurora born March 17, 2007
3 years, 8 months old
Weighs 25.8 lbs
8 lbs 11 oz at birth.
Recovered Chronic Projectile Vomiter
Prevacid Free since September 08
Egg allergy diagnosed Jan 26/09
Has a Pectus Excavatum
Has an Epipen
hehehe...these kiddos are something else!!! Rory also tries to drink bath water from her cup. But I've seen her do much much worse......I think I posted before.....she's a garbage picker. ewwwwwww!!!
Check with your
doctor first!