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Small child, poor appetite, difficulty digesting milk. Prescribed xymen drops. Diet recommendations?

my son is 1.8yrs and he doesnt eat properly at all ,his doctor says he find it difficult to digist milk then the normal quantity(more then 300ml) and i can not avoid giving him milk as he like it a lot and i have stopped breast feed him. please suggest to increase his appetite ( doctor recommend XYMEN drops & editor power of latic acid combination )
Asked On : Sun, 6 Jan 2013
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Thank you for your query.

As a mother you need to monitor your son's weight. If the weight is increasing as per the standard graph then you need not worry. Secondly, at this age you should not stress on milk. The child should have every thing to eat which an adult has. This is going to provide all the required nutrients and micronutrients for his all round growth.

I hope I have responded to your query to your satisfaction.

Wishing your son the best of health.


Answered: Mon, 7 Jan 2013
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