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side effects of similac premature infant formula with iron

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not specifically: This is an old myth that is perpetuated year to year. Iron given at therapeutic levels can cause constipation, but studies find no correlation with th ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Formula is not paperclips. There can be minor differences in the ingredients that babies gut may deal with differently.This can result in changes in d ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Green poo: The poo is colored by bile added during digestion.It starts out dark green and transitions through yellows to brown over time.Green poo just means the ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
ContinuBreast feedin: By dysbiosis i presume you mean diarrhea..Breastfeeding should suffice.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
not for most: As one of the most successful formulas today this could not be if it were harsh on babies stomach.There are numerous reasons a baby may not tolerate a ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Montelukast granules are intended to be used with baby formula. If there have been symptoms of asthma, then it is ideal to give with last feeding of ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The possible benefit of this additive looks promising but have not been confirmed by long term study. I have no reason to believe it would interact i ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not specificly: The switch is not much of a change.You go from one companies bovine formula to another companies bovine formula thickened with rice solids. Thickening ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Gas drops : There are so many ways to approach colic, the first and easiest is to try Simethicone drops that break up the gas bubbles in the intestinal tract. Med ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience Pediatrics
Controversial: Peds. disagree on this issue. First ,rickets is not common in the USA. Your baby's formula is already vitamin D fortified. Pediatricians pretty much ... Read More
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