Can a baby sleep with pacifier?

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My oldest did & he cried every time he fell asleep & it fell out of his mouth. Lasted a few months & I was exhausted. My youngest never took to one.

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Yes, all three of my kids slept with them. I even got them to do binki when they tried to suck there thumb because its easier to take away a binki than a thumb.

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Had four kids not one used one and the last ones were twins. My mother hated them. My grandson did but he was done with it at one himself

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I personally never gave my children pacifiers. I think it’s disgusting and kinda lazy way to comfort the child. To each their own though.

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My pediatrician recommended I give my son one when he was having breathing issues. He took to it and kept it till he was 3. Perfect smile now, no braces ever, so it doesn’t cause as many problems as people like to tell you.

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Yes, mine usually goes to sleep with it in his mouth and spits it out when he’s good and asleep.

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Yes! My oldest son had to use one to sleep, he had multiple in his crib so he could easily find one in the middle of the night. He’s now 7 :upside_down_face:

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My baby sleeps fine with a pacifier, I’m all for it! If there’s any objectections mind your business and worry bout your own backyard

Yes in fact the sucking of dummy/pacifier helps regulate their breathing and reduces the risk of SIDS

My first child never needed one. Second child popped her thumb in her mouth as soon as she was out! No need for one, as she was obviously a thumb sucker before birth!

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Absolutely, it will generally fall out of their mouth and become half lost once they are asleep lol, some will even NEED something to suck on to get to sleep…so it’s best for mommy/daddy if they give them one.

Avent pacifiers are the safest but make sure you look at the age on the package bc there is different sizes… Studies have shown sleeping with pacifiers helps reduce the risk of SIDS… My first wouldn’t take them til about 6 months but it wasn’t daily… My youngest took to one right away then slowly weened off… I loved the wubby pacifiers bc it was an avent pacifier with an animal attached which help the not lose them… Dentist recommend no pacifiers or bottles after 12 months

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It helps reduce risk of SIDS!!! Helps calm baby…no harm in them, most babies will take them.

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Pacifiers actually help with SIDS.

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Absolutely. Studies show babies who sleep with a pacifier are less likely to die from SIDS.

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My first two used them until about 3. My last baby refused to take one and I didn’t know what I was going to do. However, it has been easier than I could have ever expected. I didn’t realize how much the paci falling out at night woke up my first two!

From a person who once chewed gum through the night: it couldn’t hurt, and if nothing else you might be able to sleep better

My firstborn used one until he was about 6 months old, when he launched it out of his mouth… and out of of his crib. He never needed one after that.

Yes!! My daughter wasn’t even 24 hours old when I gave her one😂now she will be 9 months on the 30th and she can not go to sleep without it