Newborn Colic Symptoms
Infants with colic have periods of crying that last for more than 3 hours per day. The episodes occur at least 3 times per week. In between episodes, the infant appears content and well. Infants with colic usually eat well and gain weight, despite the episodes of colic.
Common symptoms of infantile colic include:
Continue to Newborn Colic Evaluation
- Hyman PE, Milla PJ, Benninga MA, Davidson GP, Fleisher DF, Taminiau J. Childhood functional gastrointestinal disorders: neonate/toddler. Gastroenterology. 2006 Apr;130(5):1519-26. 
- Keefe MR, Lobo ML, Froese-Fretz A, Kotzer AM, Barbosa GA, Dudley WN. Effectiveness of an intervention for colic. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2006 Mar;45(2):123-33. 
- Leung AK, Lemay JF. Infantile colic: a review. J R Soc Health. 2004 Jul;124(4):162-6. 
- Lucassen PL, Assendelft WJ, Gubbels JW, van Eijk JT, van Geldrop WJ, Neven AK. Effectiveness of treatments for infantile colic: systematic review. BMJ. 1998 May 23;316(7144):1563-9. 
- Lucassen PL, Assendelft WJ, van Eijk JT, Gubbels JW, Douwes AC, van Geldrop WJ. Systematic review of the occurrence of infantile colic in the community. Arch Dis Child. 2001 May;84(5):398-403.