Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Mariana | 2008/11/12

Q.

Formula change

Good day.

My boy is now a year old so I changed his formula to the next one (Infacare 3). Can this cause him to develop flem on the chest? Since I have changed him to the new formula he has got a very wet caugh.


Mariana

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is unlikely to be the formula as he has probaly been on Infacare2 until recently.He may have a viral infection of his chest. Children of this age often develop a chest infection called bronchiolitis.If he seems to be ill it would be best to ask his paediatrician to see him.

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Posted by: Mariana | 2008/11/13

What can I give him that will help. He recently did have german measels but that has passed. He is not ill it is just the caught that is bugging him.

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