Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: ZAY | 2009-04-06

Q.

1 YEAR OLD

Dear Prof
My son is one and he is on Nido but he is very constipated I give him purity prunes to eat but it does not help he does not want to eat anything but drink milk occassionally he will eat some nestum one cereal before he used to drink s26 number 2 he had the same problem sheould i change the milk what would you suggest

The other twin drinks isomil 3 she is one but you suggest i put her on this because she was passing 3 stools a day and thought she was intolerant she now passes 2 stools should i continue with this for her as well thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You should change the milk. Try your baby son on Parmalat First Growth milk.Let me know how he gets on.Your little girl should stay on the Isomil until 15 months and then start on a soya milk which you can buy in supermarkets.

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