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What causes weight loss in a new born baby

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Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

Hi Doctor. Please can you help? My baby has 3 months age. He is decreasing his weight or he does not gain well weight. He borns with 3.450 kg and until now 3 months and 1 week he only have 5.500 kg. When ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

My baby is going 8 months old this 30th. But she only weigh about 5+ kg. No problem drinking and taking solids. Is it ok? Because both me and husband is small size. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

of ninth month & we got blessed with baby boy whose weight at the time of birth is 2.4 Kgs. Now during last visit - his weight got reduced to 2.1 Kgs. I want to know what all things we need to take care... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

and now on other foods along with breast feeding. This question is about my wife s weight loss . She ...My wife delivered a baby girl 11 months back. She was 56 kgs when she conceived and went on till... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Arnab Banerjee MD

and now on other foods along with breast feeding. This question is about my wife s weight loss . She ...My wife delivered a baby girl 11 months back. She was 56 kgs when she conceived and went on till... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee ( Critical Care Specialist)

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Dr. Synthyia Bhagat MD

? Is that much weight loss to be concerned about? ... - baby is 5 days old and has lost 11 % body weight....he seems hungary even after 30 minutes a breast ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Synthyia Bhagat ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Gunjan Jain MD

Hi, My sister delivered a baby boy on 19th June. He is a premature baby born at 30th week. He is at home now almost after 25 days of stay in a hospital. He is fine although he is not taking very less ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gunjan Jain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Susheel Kumar Saini MD

My granddaugher is 2 weeks old and weighed 7.8 at birth and 21 1/2 long....The dr. told my daughter-in -law today he was concerned because when she is lying on her back she pulls her legs up like a frog and bends them... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Susheel Kumar Saini ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Emilda Belortaja MD

I am a 31 yo female. I had a baby 20 months ago. Since then I lost all of my baby weight plus 25 pounds without even trying. I can t seem to put the 25 pounds back on. My whole adult life I have weighed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Emilda Belortaja ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

sickness, no weight gain nor weight loss, or any drama at all. Baby is perfectly healthy. After birth, I ... compromised. I basically lost weight, while my baby increased weight, which balanced... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

Malnutrition is the most likely cause. For others these links are...

Dr. Chander Mohan Singh MD

Hi, This medication causes weightloss and appetite suppressing effects, but its dose should be titrated by doctor because it may cause many other side effects. Your doctor may advise your dose according to...