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Small child, breastfed. Taking lactogen-1, does not like consuming it. Can we switch to nan pro-1?

Hi, We have been breast feeding our baby along with Lactogen 1 from her birth since breast feed has not been sufficient for her. She used to like Lactogen 1 Formula but from past 1 month she does not show interest in consuming it. Currently she is 3 and half months old, is it advisable to shift to some other formula such as Nan Pro 1.
Asked On : Wed, 16 Jan 2013
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Feb 2013
Hi Zaheer,
Exclusive breastfeeding till 6 months of age is the best feeding for the baby.
But if breastfeeding is not sufficient , weight gain is not adequate alone with insufficient breast feeds formula feeds can be advised.
You can try Nan Pro 1 in the place of lactogen 1 but the feeding technique should be proper and hygeinic to prevent the infections associated with formula feeding.
Hope i have answered your query.
Answered: Wed, 16 Jan 2013
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