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Is Junior Horlicks Stage 1 advisable for a 2 year old child?

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Dr. Nagamani Ng

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Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Hi Doctor, can I give Junior Horlicks stage-1 to my 2 year old son? If not junior horlicks what can we give him along with milk?

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Answered by Dr. Nagamani Ng 21 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Can be given.

Detailed Answer:
Hi, XXXXXXX

Thanks for posting the query,

Yes Stage 1 junior Horlicks can be given from 2 years to children, If you ask for other options, Pediasure and proton DF powder can be given. Milk is the main supplement till 5 years of children. At least 500 ml of milk should be given per days.

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