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Is lactaid safe for babies?

Is lactaid safe for babies?

Not lactaid...: Babies under a year should be fed either breastmilk or formula. There are several formulas that do not contain lactose. If the child does not tolerated a milk based formula, you can try a soy formula or a formula such as alimentum or nutramigen. If you are breastfeeding, you can try removing dairy from your diet. Always discuss changes in formula with your baby's pediatrician. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Ali
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Clotrimazole (Definition)

Clotrimazole is a mouth/lip preparation which is a kind of ...Read more


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Is dentinox safe for babies?

Is dentinox safe for babies?

Simethicone: This is an anti colic medication. It may or may not help. Colic usually begins at 3 weeks of age and lasts for about three months.I find that swaddling the child or putting the child in a swing is more effective than any otc medication. ...Read more

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Is calahist safe for infants?

Is calahist safe for infants?

Not recommended: Calahist has a strong anti-itch medication which can be absorbed erratically in young children. I would not recommend it. It for use in children over 2 years old. ...Read more

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Is teething gel safe for babies?

Is teething gel safe for babies?

No, and unnecessary : Avoid teeth pain products for children, especially those under two. They are both dangerous and unnecessary. Except for very rare cases, infant teething pain is normal. Give them a cold teething ring or a dampened, frozen washcloth to chew on instead. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use clobetasol for lichen sclerosis while breastfeeding my baby?

Is it safe to use clobetasol for lichen sclerosis while breastfeeding my baby?

Yes, unless the: lesions are on your breast and nipple. Also, washing your hands after application will help to prevent hand to mouth spread to your baby. ...Read more

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Is aspirin safe for babies?

Is aspirin safe for babies?

Not recomended: Aspirin when given during certain childhood illnesses can cause rye syndrome. If baby has fever best to go with tylenol (acetaminophen). ...Read more

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Is eurax (crotamiton) safe for babies?

Is eurax (crotamiton) safe for babies?

No studies done...: While not specifically studied in babies, Eurax (crotamiton) states on its website this medicine is not an acceptable treatment for pregnant women. The best resource regarding the treatment of your baby is to contact your local pediatrician or dermatologist. Eurax (crotamiton) has furthermore been labeled as contraindicated in damaged or excoriated skin, so reasonable caution must be exercised. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use likas papaya for babies?

Is it safe to use likas papaya for babies?

Probably not: My understanding is this is a soap used for skin whitening. I would wonder why you would need or want to lighten your babies skin. In general, any herbal treatments are not safe in children as we do not know the effects it may have, good or bad. If you are concerned about your child's skin, please call your child's doctor. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use clotrimazole dusting powder everyday for a long term?

Is it safe to use clotrimazole dusting powder everyday for a long term?

Clotrimoxazole: In all probability this should not be a problem, but is usually unnecessary and the question then becomes, are you having difficulty clearing a chronic skin superficial fungus infection? If so, it would be a good idea to see a dermatologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is ipad safe for babies?

Is ipad safe for babies?

Yes: Yes, it's fine. No worse than a tv, cell phone, or any other piece of electronics in your house. ...Read more

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Is diaper rash cream safe to use for adults?

Is diaper rash cream safe to use for adults?

Diaper rash: Yes, otc creams such as desitin, (zinc oxide diaper cream) a&d oint, etc. Can be used. Barrier creams or ointment to prevent irritation from the next wet or dirty diaper. Apply liberally after every change. Small amounts of cortisone if very red or irritated also can be used occasionally. ...Read more

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Is OTC cortison safe for the newborns for cradle cap?

Is OTC cortison safe for the newborns for cradle cap?

Not known: Scalp is very richly supplied with vessels so there will be some systemic penetration. Safer to use baby shampoo. ...Read more

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Is bug spray safe for babies, and if not, can you reccommend a brand that is formulated for babies?

Is bug spray safe for babies, and if not, can you reccommend a brand that is formulated for babies?

Yes, but: It needs to be used with caution.I avoid sprays under 6m, and afterward prefer loose clothing to sprays as a barrier. In exposed areas like the arms, legs neck, I spray, with the face shielded. Spraying the back of the neck will usually protect the face.Avoid spraying hands that may end up in the mouth. DEET is the active ingredient in effective sprays.Most have 8-10% which lasts about an hour. ...Read more

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Can hydrocortizon is good for babies?

Can hydrocortizon is good for babies?

No: Only your pediatrician or specialist they refer you to should instruct you about whether Hydrocortisone is appropriate for your child. ...Read more

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Is hyoscyamine safe for infants?

Is hyoscyamine safe for infants?

No: hyoscamine or levsin (hyoscyamine) is not recommended for infant because of potential side effects. It makes babies have dry skin, eyes, dilated pupils and more lethargic. ...Read more

Dr. Qamar Khan
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Lotrimin (Definition)

Lotrimin is a mouth/lip preparation which is a kind of ...Read more