NICE guidance on managing frequent infant regurgitation
A stepped care approach
Faltering growth can be a multi-factorial problem. It’s important to resolve the issue quickly for normal child development.
There are different types of lactose intolerance and different advice to give to parents who are breast and/or bottle-feeding.
Smaller, more frequent feeds (while maintaining total daily feed volumes) and an upright feeding position are just two techniques of managing newborn reflux.
Newborn colic can cause distress for baby and parents and the most useful intervention is the reassurance that symptoms will resolve naturally over time.