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Sep 05, 2008
baby quinn's mommy
Mom to a 3 year old baby girl with severe reflux: g-tube, nissen fundoplication. dx: RAD, failure to thrive, DGE, epilepsy, sleep apnea, paraesohphogeal hernia, high lactic acid there's more "unknown disease"... Hospitalized 12 times, PT graduate! ST graduate! OT graduate! Current Meds: singulair, zopeonex, pulmicort, reglan, Keppra, Trileptal, vitamin B6, Veramyst. Current weight: 34 lb. Current height: 39". g-tube dependent, oxygen 1-2LpM all day and night PIC: Ms. Quinn
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Yucky, we are both sick!
We are both sick. of course on the upcoming of a weekend. A very busy weekend at that. It's my nephew's second birthday, plus I have two bbq's to attend. It NEVER fails with us. She always gets sick on a Friday, so we can spend the weekend contemplating on waiting it out till Monday or spending hours on end in an ER. I have been battling swollen lymphnodes and a very sore throat for a week and today I decided to take a flashlight to the back of my throat and see puss pockets on my tonsils AGAIN! I am afraid I will need them removed if this continues. other than my painful swallowing, I feel quite normal so that is good. And Quinn developed a fever in addition to her croupy cough, wheezing and stuffy, runny nose. Unfortunately, due to her enzyme deficiency the only way to give her a fever reducer is through her butt so that is NOT fun AT ALL!!!!! -Sarah
Sep 05, 2008
mom2halleyann
Donnessa, mom to Halley born 3/10/07
Reflux (mostly) resolved at 14 months
and Addison born 8/17/09. Currently exclusively bf and on 7.5mg Prevacid
That SUCKS! It always happens to me like that too...I start feeling bad on a Friday morning. Hope you both are able to get some rest (although it doesn't sound like you'll have much time for that!) and recover quickly.
Sep 05, 2008
emibug
Kathryn, Pager Volunteer and mommy to Emily Mia 02/04/07. 3 years old with GERD. 30mg Prevacid and Pepcid AC. Mylanta needed for flares. Failed prilosec med switch. Tried and failed many med weans but GERD and pain are well controlled. Functional constipation. Reoccurring SBBO. Suspected IBD or autoimmune disease. Resolved issues: MSPI, CSID (acquired), Stage 2 kidney reflux, Chronic diarrhea.
Audrey Meadow 06/20/08. born 34/35 weeks. Still b/f and eats everything! ftt and chronic constipation.
i saw an add in a parenting magazine about FeverAll the acetaminophen suppository, i still can't find it in any stores. Can you use infant drops? walmart generic infant drops are good. I am so sorry that you both are sick, i haven't heard from you guys in weeks and now your sick :( happy birthday to your nephew! hope you feel better soon
Sep 05, 2008
molson1525
Mary & Nicholas 7-17-03 (non-refluxer)allergies, asthma on Singulair and Flovent & Aidan 1-28-07(my refluxer)Nissen Fundoplication on June 20, 2008, FTT, MSPI, DGE, ear tubes, allergies and severe GERD now currently taking just Prevacid and drinking Elecare Vanilla 1+.
Hope you both feel better soon. I hope you can survive the weekend without a doctors visit.
Sep 05, 2008
mom2coy
Coyle Eagan. One Year Old. Doing well on Cow's Milk flavored with juice :) Drinking two bottles of Go&Grow daily. Eating solids better but still have rough days. No More Silent Reflux-that I can hear anyway.. but puking again. Zantac 2ML 2X daily.
:( all i can say is BLAH! you girls need a break!
Sep 06, 2008
engin117
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I hope you both have a speedy recovery. Sorry u r sick again. Has anyone told you why u might be getting sick. I hope they will find the cause. Tonsil trouble is no fun. I had mine out at 20 years of age. Feel better and soon. :)
Sep 06, 2008
kubicki5
Julie - I have three children. My youngest Katie is my refluxer. My first Ben was very colicy and is ADHD. My middle Jakob is pretty easy going. Katie had it bad as a baby no sleep for two years. She was on Nutramagin, Prevacid and Zantac. Thought we were through it but after age three it came back big time. After her scope she was put on Prevacid 45mg a day and mylanta as needed. Scope was in Sept. Showed damage in stomach and espophogus. It took about 7 months of medication and Reflux diet for her to start feeling better.
I am so sorry that you are both sick. You need a break. I hope you both recover soon.
Sep 06, 2008
amber f
I hate to think that the ickies are starting so soon but we have a household full of sick people. We have all seemed to catch a nasty cold. Of course school started this week.

I hope you both feel better soon. I agree these things tend to come on right before the weekend. Hang in there.

Sep 06, 2008
stickybean
I am Jacky, mommy to Joslyn Olivia (April 2008) and Katelyn Isabel (November 2009).
Joslyn was dx'ed with Silent Reflux with breath apnea at 5 days old. VERY SCARY!
Katelyn is a spitter reflux baby. Started at 3 days old as well. (Both were/are breast fed.. symptoms came on when my milk came in).
Joslyn has been reflux free since she was 12 months (suffered poor weight gain for a few months) and Katelyn is now on Zantac... waiting to see if it works.
ewwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww I am sorry you are both icky today! Get better soon!
Check with your
doctor first!