Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Nthabeleng | 2009/02/19

Q.

SOY MILK FOR 12 MONTHS BABY

Morning Doc,

My son is on isomil 2 and he will be turning 12 months on the 27 March so can you please advice on which formula to put him on. He is lactose intolerant and again i want to know if i can feed him cheese or yogurt at this age.

Thank you keep up the good job!!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Do not give your baby any dairy products if he is lactose intolerant. Keep up with the Isomil2 to 15 months and then change to regular soya milk.He will need a calcium supplement when he goes onto the regular soya milk.

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