Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: lez | 2009/01/21

Q.

rash

HI Doctor

I would like to know if a skin rash is also asignt of lactose intolarent?my baby had a terrible hard rash on the face and back,but she had no fever and the nurses suggested soya milk, i gave her isomil and it cleared but she doesnt like it..shes 6 months n she hardly drinks eat..n she use to love her s26.please advise

thak you Doc

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby's rash sounds like eczema. She may well be allergic to cow's milk that is why her rash cleared up once she was taken off the S26. As she does not like the soya formula you should try her on a low allergy formula such as NAN HA.

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