My 3-month-old has been refusing the bottle: Advice?

My baby is three months old. She was introduced to the bottle from 2 weeks old. She used to drink of the bottle without any Hassle. Recently she has started to push the bottle away and scream and cry at the sight of the bottle. It’s really difficult to get her to feed. Has anybody been through this any tips on what I should do to get her to take the bottle easily?

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She might have thrush, I’d take her to doctors.

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Maybe different bottles or nipples.

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Change bottles or try sippy cup

Yes I thought the same thing she may have thrush take her to the dr.s

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See their pediatrician for medical advice. In the meantime I’d try to Upgrade nipple size, different formula if not on breast milk, try new bottles.

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May need to try a different formula and bottle

So Have you taken her to the doctor or looked in her mouth maybe she has soars or blisters inside her mouth. You could also try rubbing a bit of apple sauce on the nipple and have her taste it.

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Try different types .

try a diffrent size nipple

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Ask your doctor what you should do? I don’t know what the answer is

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Check for thrush ?? That may be a reason

Might be the formula, or a sore mouth.

Take her to the dr asap

My daughter did same thing ,it was the milk.

Might be something wrong with the formula

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Add cereal to the milk
And change the formula

Change the nipple… Or if it is gas… Lay baby flat on her back and very gentley do bicycle legs to get gas out… Also sitting up helps too… Pretty sure its time to change the nipple to the next size up…

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She may either be teething or have an ear infection. If she’s teething it probably hurts her gums to suck on the bottle and if she has an ear infection it will cause her ears to hurt really bad. Even if she’s not running a temperature I would have her ears checked.

Several things could be what is plaguing babies feedings. Thrush ,Bad formula or nasty flavored formula, gas, slow nipple, baby is ready for a sippy cup. I had one child and a grandbaby who right around this time self weened. No pacifier no bottle not even suckers. Go figure.

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