Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: ZDG | 2009/06/23

Q.

15MONTH VERY CONSTIPATED

DEAR PROF
CAN I GIVE MY 15 MONTH OLD DULPALAC SYRUP AND HOW OFTEN CAN I GIVE IT BECUS HE STRUGGLES EVERYDAY I HAVE TRIED EVERYTHING AND TRIED MOST OF THE FORMULAS HE IS ON S26 GOLD 3 BECUS HE DOES NOT EAT WELL HE REFUSES PRUNES THE JUICE I GIVE HIM HALF A SQUEEZED ORANGE EVERY MORNING BUT ITS DOES NOT HELP WHAT CAN I DO

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You can certainly give your son Duphalac at his age.The dose is 5ml twice a day.It may take 48 hours to start having an effect.

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Posted by: J | 2009/06/23

Hi there. I have struggled so much as well. Dont know if the dr will agree with me here just hear, but I throw a teaspoon of OILIVE oil in his bottle of milk when I see he his constipated, it helps alot and releives him of his pain. And I don' t think it is unhealthy.

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