Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
130 Doctors are Online

Taking nan pro and passing lot of gas. Will the gas pass on to the baby through breastfeed?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Practicing since : 2001
Answered : 1444 Questions
my baby is 22 day old, for the past 3-4 days i have started NAN pro 1 since i pass a lot f gas, someone suggested that it passes on to babyy through breatfeed..he takes breastfeed at night and then gets very fidgety to pass his gas. turns red and puts a lot of pressure to pass it,,is my gas issue getting passed on to baby?
Posted Sun, 27 Oct 2013 in Child Health
Answered by Dr. Synthyia Bhagat 30 minutes later
Brief Answer:

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for writing to us.

I understand your concern.

First I would like to congratulate you on arrival of new family member.
Relax,there is nothing to worry.
I strongly recommend you to give EXCLUSIVE BREASTFEEDING till 6months of age.
Do not be anxious about gas passing;it is normal for babies.
I suggest you to give neopeptin drops 5 drops two times a day.
You should avoid gas forming food items in your diet.
But regarding feeding breast milk is boon for your baby which will protect him from infections ,will increase his immunity.

In case he continues to be irritable get him examined by pediatrician.

Hope I have answered your query,in case you have any further question I would be glad to help.

Wishing your baby good health.

God bless
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Pediatrician

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor