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Feeding issues

My son is 3 weeks old and needs feed continuous for 3 hrs.. He wants to keep the nip in his mouth all the time.. If removed he will start crying. Is it normal for a 3 weeks baby
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Dr. Anup Kumar Patna | Pediatrician
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Check baby is passing urine at least 5 to 6 times per day, baby should gain weight.
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consult local pediatrician
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Not normal... Baby may not be taking feed then.. keep the baby awake by stroking on sole and make him take feed.. baby usually fall asleep when on breast.. Baby usually takes feed for 8-10 min..
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