Childhood Diseases

Posted by: Thandy | 2010/01/12


6 month old refusing food and constipated


My 6 month old refuses to eat baby cereal, soft porridge &  purity but loves her milk. I started her on NAN 2 this week and she is constipated, she tries but she is tearing (I searched previous posts and i noticed that your advise is to change the formula) I will start her on Lactogen2,but how do i deal with her refusal to eat.?

Your advise is appreciated...

Expert's Reply



You are welcome.You did the correct thing by starting your baby on Lactogen 2 now. Go slowly with the introduction of solids and start off with a rice cereal twice a day. Gradually introduce other foods such as apple or pear and then vegetables.Babies love butternut and pumpkin.

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Posted by: Beth | 2010/01/14

Gud thing to go lactogen.I also took the docs advice as my son was forever constipated and the results were amazing...

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