Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
173 Doctors are Online

Child with lactose intolerant, vomiting, underweight, sleeplessness. What can be done?

A six year old male. Lactose intolerant. Vomiting . Sleeplessness . Aching muscles. May be allergic to minerals. Skin breaks out in hives after showering/bathing. Child vomits frequently without drinking milk/milk products. Child severely underweight due to not being able to eat, since he usually becomes ill after eating a full meal.
Asked On : Tue, 5 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  19
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response

Skin breaking out with hives after showering can be dealt with , using luke warm to cold water for shower please avoid any soap and hot water.

For other issues

The best way to deal with the issues are to have lactose free diet.
1) Fresh, frozen, and canned vegetables
2)Fresh, canned or frozen fruit
3) Bouillon, broth, vegetable soups, clear, soups, consommes, homemade soups made with allowed ingredients
4) rice, spaghetti, white/sweet potatoes
5) soy milk, Nestle's Quik.
6)Plain meat, fish, poultry, eggs, Kosher prepared meat products, soybean meat substitutes, dried peas, beans, lentils, and nuts

If still nothing works and kid still keeps on throwing up you need to visit near by physician and take medical help.

Thanks, hope it helps.
Answered: Tue, 3 Sep 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor