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Newborn and reflux

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Vics100pink Wed 26-Apr-17 05:07:22

Hi newborn in moses basket at moment, how can I and is it safe to raise the end to help with reflux and by how much

DoubleCarrick Wed 26-Apr-17 05:15:18

We stuck a couple of books under one end. Seemed to raise him enough to help a little

Missmac84 Wed 26-Apr-17 05:19:06

When my DD was in her Moses basket (2 1/2 years ago) we were advised to fold a towel up under one end of the mattress, but check with your midwife or hv first as advice is constantly changing! x

EveryoneTalkAboutPopMusic Thu 27-Apr-17 16:38:22

Have you tried it @Vics100pink and is it helping? smile

Skp87 Thu 27-Apr-17 16:44:38

Yes it's safe (within reason of course!)
You'll have to experiment with the height
If your baby is very small they may slide to one side if the angle is too steep

Funnyface1 Thu 27-Apr-17 18:29:56

We used a folded up blanket up at the top end under the mattress.

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