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Suggest treatment for G6PD deficiency in children

is done on what people with G6PD should avoid, were essential oils ingredients tested? I only have ...Hi pediatricians, My 2.5 year old daughter is a G6PD carrier with 1-2 out of the 12 genes ...
 

Suggest tests to confirm G6PD deficiency in a person

I'm G6PD deficient since born, I'm 41 years and so I have to avoid a lot of food and drug lists. I ... if they are G6PD deficient or not, so they avoid contradiction food and drug list or this is the only test ...
 

Is Nifuroxazide safe for G-6_PD deficiency?

Hi Doctor, I'm G6PDD and I used to use a medicine called "Antinal" -nifuroxazide- for intestinal antiseptic, but I've seen some sites claiming that "nifuroxazide" is not safe for G6PDD. My question is ...
 

Suggest treatment for G6PD deficiency

Hello, I seriously need some urgent help, please!!! I have a G6PD deficiency , category 1, and my ..., because even though I tell them about my G6PD deficiency, every single time, they inject me with the wrong ...
 

G6PD deficient patient. Which medicine should I take for fever?

Can I know the list of medicines that a G6PD patient can take for fever? ...
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Suggest treatment for cough and fever in a G6PD deficient child

hello, doc my son had a g6pd ,he is now 9 months old, he is now suffering coughs, lbm and fever .... I am still confused on his situation, especially on what to avoid and what to take like (medicines ...
 

Is it safe to take robitussin for cough in case of G6PD deficiency?

my son is diagnosed with G6PD deficiency, since 6 months old. I ve tried to avoid all avoidable medication and foods. He has be extremely healthy, hardly falling sick. Now, he is 19 y/o in college ...
 

Suffer from G6PD deficiency. Had dizziness and headache. Need to be worried

I ve had 3 episodes this month that maybe related to my g6pd deficiency but the Dr s can t say ... me, I read a long list of foods medications and drinks I need to stay away from. My question is why ...
 

Is Flagyl and Lincocin safe for G6PD deficiency patients?

these medicines keeping in mind my G6PD deficiency. I forgot to tell him about my G6PD. ...Hi, I have G6PD deficiency. My dentist did RTC yesterday and gave me 1. Flagyl (Metronidazole) 2 ...
 

Should soy products be avoided when suffering from G6PD Deficiency?

In reference to an individual with G6PD Deficiency, are soy products apart of the products that are to be avoided? Another parent mentioned this to me and my childrren, who have this deficiency, have been eating ...
 

Is soy lecithin in food bad for infants with G6PD deficiencies?

Lactose Free milk contains soybean oil or soy lecithin. So I want to know if soy lecithin in baby foods and milk is also bad for babies with G6PD Deficiencies? Thank you ...
 

Can I take protein shakes while having g6pd deficiency?

hi , I m a male 17 years old and am diagnosed with g6pd deficient i workout 5 days a week, my trainer recommended me to drink a protein shake after the workout but all the protein shakes have soy ...
 

Child with G6PD deficiency, likes to drink natural fruit juices. Does natural food also contain ascorbic acid?

My son has G6PD deficiency and I think he is is getting pale. I want to get him blood sample to be tested but been very busy this Holidays. I was reviewing online coz I might be giving him foods ...
 

How to treat g-6-pd deficiency ?

Hello, my 7-year old son is diagnosed with g-6-pd deficiency since birth. this past week he wakes up in the middle of the night and complains of leg pains specifically at his gastrocnemius. He ...
 

How safe is to take imodium multi-symptom relief while having G6PD deficiency?

Can a 9 year old with borderline G6PD deficiency safely take 1 pill of Imodium multi-symptom relief .... It is not on my list of medications to avoid, or to take. Thank you. ...
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soya milk in G6pd deficiency
Soya bean is included in the list of legumes to be avoided in G6PD deficiency as it may trigger hemolysis (red blood cell breakdown)
 
Which antibiotics (any other medicine) to use in diarrhoe, with g6pd deficiency. Age 19 Sex male
Hello, Antibioics are used in bacterial diarrhoea only. More than 90% diarrhoea are viral in nature and hence you need only plenty of oral fluids to take care of your rehydration.You may need antacid for gas problem and paracetamol for fever. Take rest and drink lemon water,coconut water and ORS in plenty. You should be all right in 2-3 days. Thanks
 
goodmorning dr. grief. my baby has g6pd, 4months boy. what is the best vitamins and milk for him? thanks.
http://www.homemade-baby-food-recipes.com/foods-for-a-baby-with-G6PD-deficiency.html http://g6pddeficiency.org/wp/living-with-g6pd-deficiency/g6pd-deficiency-foods-to-avoid-list/
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