Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Lee-Ann | 2011/11/14

Q.

Fresh milk &  baby

Hi doc

My lb is 14 months old, is it normal for a baby''s tummy to run when introduced to fresh milk and after how long do they get used to drinking frsh milk

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is not normal and it is possible that your baby has a lactose intolerence problem.Try him on a growth formula such as Nido first and find out if he still has diarrhoea on this product. If he continues to have diarrhoea then it would be best to start him on a soya formula such as Isomil 3.

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