Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: DEE | 2011/09/26

Q.

3 YEARS AND 5 MONTHS

DEAR PROF
PLEASE ADVISE ME ON WHAT I CAN KEEP AT HOME ALL THE TIME AND GIVE YOU MY SON REGULALY TO KEEP HIS BOWELS MOVING AND PREVENT CONSTIPATION HE DRINKS NIDO 3 AND ON A MON, WED AND FRIDAY I PUT 1 DULCOLAX SACHET INTO HIS MILK BUT IF I DONT DO TAHT HE WILL STRUGGLE ALL THE TIME
I NEED SOMETHING THAT TASTES NICE SOMETHING CHEWABLE BECAUSE HE REFUSES TO EAT FOOD MOST OF THE TIME AND WONT DRINK ANY MEDICATIONS AS WELL SO SOMETHING I CAN PUT INTO HIS MILK TO HELP HIM PLEASE
IN A PREVIOUS POST YOU TOLD ME TO USE THE SYRP CAN I USE THE SACHET IN THE MILK FOR 14 CONSECUTIVE DAYS

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Yes you can use the Duphalac Dry which comes in sachets you can sprinkle on his food or in his milk and children seem to take well.he would need one 10gram sachet at a time.I discussed the need to get him off milk and the rest of the advice remains very important to try to get right.

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