Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/04/30

Q.

WORRIED HIV+ MOM TO BE

I would like to know what are the procedures after the baby is born...am on ARV' S, should i be giving the baby anything while she is on the NEVARIPINE SYRUP FOR SIX WEEKS....am confused some say you only give milk no water or telement drops, what do i do if the baby has colic????

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Treat your baby exactly as you would normally. In any case you would not want to give such a young baby any water. As your baby does not have colic it is not necessary to worry about treating colic.

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