question-icon

hi Sir my daughter is 8 days old and 2.75

default
Posted on Mon, 28 Jan 2019
Question: hi Sir
my daughter is 8 days old and 2.75 is her weight now. yeaterday doctor suggested to use Ultra D3 drops once in a day. but didnt mention the time and quantity. can you please help me with the time to take and quantity/dosage.
doctor
Answered by Dr. Vaishalee Punj (6 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Described in detail

Detailed Answer:
Hello

The dose of Ultra D3 in breast babies is 2-3 drops a day. It can be taken any time, with or without milk. It contains vitamin D that is recommended alongwith breast milk especially in cold countries like Canada. In XXXXXXX Vitamin D is mainly derived from exposure to sunlight.

Hope this helps. Let me know if I can assist you further.
Dr Vaishalee

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Vaishalee Punj (6 minutes later)
hi Sir
thanks for the reply.

do i have to mix in breast milk and give it to my daughter? or directly can be given with dropper??
doctor
Answered by Dr. Vaishalee Punj (3 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
With dropper

Detailed Answer:
It can be given with dropper at any time irrespective of feeds.

Dr Vaishalee
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2003

Answered : 2431 Questions

premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
hi Sir my daughter is 8 days old and 2.75

Brief Answer: Described in detail Detailed Answer: Hello The dose of Ultra D3 in breast babies is 2-3 drops a day. It can be taken any time, with or without milk. It contains vitamin D that is recommended alongwith breast milk especially in cold countries like Canada. In XXXXXXX Vitamin D is mainly derived from exposure to sunlight. Hope this helps. Let me know if I can assist you further. Dr Vaishalee