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Gas in the infant's stomach due to artificial feeding - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi doc
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   My kid is one and half month old
User :   pre-mature
User :   and now is having issue with alot of gas in her stomach
User :   tried many doctors and there medicines but still the same
User :   please suggest
User :   ?
Doctor :   What are the Feeds that you are giving him
User :   farex 1 milk
User :   as mother's milk was only for 1 week
Doctor :   What is the age of your Child now
User :   one and half month
Doctor :   At one and Half month you do not give him Artificial feeds as the Bowel is not developed and he will not be able to take the feeds
User :   there is no other alternative though
Doctor :   Hence It shall not take the feeds well and that is the cause for the Gas
User :   what would be the resolution to it
Doctor :   It will need to be breast fed for at least 4 months min and only then he shall be fine ads the bowel will develop
User :   her mother's milk has stopped and thats the problemDoctor :   are you Back ?
User :   yes
User :   her mother's milk has stopped and thats the problem
Doctor :   Since when is that been
User :   after 15 days since the baby was born
Doctor :   Did you take the Baby of the Breast immediately
User :   No
User :   milk had stopped
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   But i would say that you need to get her started on the same and
User :   From where??
User :   I mean thats not something which you can buy
User :   its natural isn't it
Doctor :   do it the right way since it shall help you
User :   Doc
User :   Where can i find a person to feed my baby??
Doctor :   You need to consult the Gynecologist as they sahll help you get the
Doctor :   right position and hence the mother will be able to start her breast feeding again
Doctor :   else please give ehr
Doctor :   Cow's milk not Artificial feeds
User :   So can i try Cow's milk
Doctor :   Yes that is waht i am telling but boiled and cooled milk
User :   Thats sounds a little better
User :   wht else in the mean type to help her release gas as she is crying alot
Doctor :   and then also try getting the mother to start the breast feeds again since that has all the nutu\tient s and the requirements that your child needs
Doctor :   and since your child is premature
Doctor :   it shall be even more needed
Doctor :   are you with me
User :   yes
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that i can help you with
User :   no, i think that should do
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User :   Thanks
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