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Re: Reflux & PRS
Posted by debbie on 12/19/2011, 3:06 am, in reply to "Reflux & PRS"
my grandson is now 18 months and is finnaly starting to get over it. most days he does pretty good now, but we still have days when he spits up several times. |
: Hi All, I have a 1 year old PRS baby. She
: continues to reflux 2 times a day....and
: it's a huge huge spit up ....like a river of
: milk flowing out of her - her entire feed
: just comes out in one go. It's so
: frustrating to see it happen. Her entire
: face turns red, she's crying, gasping for
: breath, trying to clear her throat and
: coughing....just really tough to see her go
: through this half of her feeds every day.
: She's machine fed via a g-tube.
: We tried putting her on a 15% angle wedge
: but same thing happens. She keeps slipping
: on it anyways, so it's very tough to keep
: her stable on it. We tried putting her on an
: inclined chair but her g-tube started coming
: out and she spit blood from her mouth the
: day we gave her a feed on the chair and
: totally freaked us out, so we've stopped
: trying the chair.
: I was wondering if any of your children are
: also having massive refluxes and if you've
: found a solution?
: Your help is appreciated.
: Thank you
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