Reflux in babiesOverview

overview

Reflux is when a baby brings up milk, or is sick, during or shortly after feeding.

symptoms

Symptoms of reflux in babies include bringing up milk, being sick or hiccupping after feeding.

treatments_overview

You can usually treat reflux by making some small changes to how you feed your baby, like keeping them upright. Speak to a health visitor for advice.

causes

Reflux happens because the muscles in your baby's food pipe are still developing. They should grow out of it.

Page last reviewed: 18/02/2019
Next review due: 18/02/2022