Just wanted to post an update on Preston here...
Preston had his well check today. He's 13lb 1oz (was 6lb 13oz at birth) and 24 inches long. He's about the same size as my daughter was at 4mths old :eek:.
I had noticed a small white spot at the corner of his mouth, almost thought it was an oddly placed sucking blister but pedi said it looked like yeadt. She said it was probably the ealiest case of thrush she ever caught so now we are both being treated. She gave us a rx for Nystatin; I'm also looking into genetian violet & grapefruit seed extract. Anyone with info on those?
His colickyness has settled down a bit. We stopped the Zantac after a week or so on it (he was getting such bad gas on it that I felt like we were trading one problem for another -- the reflux wasn't so bothersome to him, but he HATES gas!). I've been limiting dairy (no cheese, yogurt, milk, etc but not really watching ingredients). The pedi thought I should try to be stricter and see how he does. Bugger, but if it helps him then I'm all for it. She also said most with dairy sensitivity are also sensitive to soy so I'm trying tyo avoid that as well.
He got 2 shots. I'm waiting on rotavirus until I read up a bit on it. Was surprised when that one was mentioned because they didn't give it when dd was young. He has to have it by 14 w 6d if we're giving it to him, so I'll have to make a vaccine only appt.
Anyhoo, overall he's doing well.
Here's a recent pic: