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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Sam | 2004/11/22

Q.

Cow's milk

I was giving my 9 month old Infacare formula and she starting making herself sick with it, when i asked my normal GP's adivce she said I should try and put her onto watered down cow's milk and give her Vidaylin with iron would you advice this?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I would not have suggested this, but your baby would not have come to any harm if you did it for a few days. Hopefully the vomiting has passed and I hope you are back onto full strength infant formula again. As a rule cow's milk may be introduced from 12 months as part of a balanced diet.

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