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6 month old suddenly whingy all day!!

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kieransmummy16 Fri 22-Feb-13 18:17:58

Hi fellow mums, this is my first message as i am now desperate! my lo has just turned 6 months and has always been brill... the best you could hope for but all of a sudden he is whiny, crying, wriggling and just not happy. he is fantastic at night, he goes to bed at 7 and sleeps till 8 am with no problems but during the day it is like he is a different child, he fights to go to sleep when he is clearly exhausted and fusses when he eats and wont play with a toy for longer then 2 mins. I have tried all the usual things such as calpol incase of teething and granuals ect, also putting him down for a nap before he exhausts himself out, feeding him more and less ( he is firmly on solids now with milk inbetween) I was thinking maybe hes having a growth spurt?? but would that make him this bad??
Any help or ideas would be much appreciated smile

BreadForMyBREADGUN Fri 22-Feb-13 18:20:36

If you think its teething then try neurofen instead. Calpol never worked for DS.

HearMyRoar Fri 22-Feb-13 18:23:13

Have you noticed it being worse when he eats certain foods? How's his poo? Any rashes?

Dd got like this at 6 months and it turned out that dairy just did not agree with her. Once we realised and cut it out she cheered right up.

kieransmummy16 Fri 22-Feb-13 18:29:08

thanks i will try that instead of calpol and no hearmyroar i havent noticed, His poo is fine apart from sometimes goes very hard but he doesnt seemed bothered. No rashes either. I think he would eat all the time if he could!

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Fri 22-Feb-13 18:43:10

Your not alone I have one too hmm

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