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Is Dexolac administration 5-6 times daily with breastfeeding for baby advisable?

hi, sir, i want to know regarding my nephew now he is one month and 25 days old..my sis give him dexolac infant feeding formula ratio is one teaspoon add in 30 ml of water. ...5 to 6 times a day... also give him breast feeding... is it right or can u correct the anything....thanx
Tue, 15 Oct 2019
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Hello,

Why are you giving Dexolac for a 1-month-old? Please don't do that.completely unadvisable. Continue exclusive breastfeeding with vit D supplementation

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Prasanna Lakshmi, Pediatrician
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