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Posted by: Nina | 2008-11-26

670g prem to gaining weight

I had twins in June 2008. which where 7 week early. one boys weight was 670g, he stayed in hospital for 10 weeks and was discharged at 1920 g. he does like sucking his bottle. he harly finishes his feeds on time. his weight is now 3.5 kg. he was sick and attamitted due to urinary infection which has now cleared. i' m worried that he is not gaining enough weight. Which multivitamin are best to give him appitied. he doesn' t like the vitalin drops. he is on nan1 formula. can i change it to s26 gold?

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Dear Nina
Please do not just change to a different milk. It would be best to see a dietician first, since they can better assess your little one, prescibed the most suitable multivitamin and tell you if it is necessary to use another or maybe just a follow-up formula. Contact http://www.adsa.org.za/ to find a professional
Regards
Welma

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