Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Jane | 2009/02/18

Q.

Gripe Water

Hello

I struggle to give my 4 month old gripe water thru syringe..
she spits it out..what other method is there please
can I mix with her milk and if so what ratio

Thanks
Jane

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Why are you giving your bay gripe water?I see that she is already 4 months old and she should not be having colic at this stage. If she seems to be windy and uncomfortable after feeds she may be lactose intolerant. Try her on a lactose free formula such as NAN LF or S26 LF.

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