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when a baby is allergic to cow milk formula and soy formula, what do you use?

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Dr. Bhavin Patel
24 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Elemental formula: Either neocate or elecare. Both of these are elemental formulas that are made up of Amino Acids without the cow's milk or soy protein.
Answered on Oct 29, 2018
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