Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: 4 month old | 2012-09-18

Q.

Passing Gas

My 4 month old cries when she passes gas, I have tried colic drops, gripewater everything that I know but still she is in pain, how do I help her on this pain?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is possible that your baby has a problem with digesting the lactose in her formula. This is known as lactose intolerance. She is 4 moths old and still seems to be excessively windy. Try her on a lactose free formula such as NAN LF or on a soya formula such as Isomil1.

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