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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: lulu bell | 2006/10/24

Q.

splitting nails

my 4 year old's finger nails are chipping what supplement is she lacking? i give her immune booster and multi vits everyday
help

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Trdionally this problem has always been put down to calcium deficincy although that is not always the case. Ask your pharmacist for a calcium supplement approprate for her age such as Calcium Sandoz Syrup or equivalent 0.2mmol/kg up to 4 times a day.

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