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What elements or vitamins contain in eggs white part?Is it harmful for thalassemia patient?My baby is 6.5 months and for iron i'm not giving her yolk.

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Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics

In brief: No egg

Your infant is too young for eggs.
Would wait till at least one year. No association of eggs and thalassemia. Use a standard infant vitamin drop with iron if baby is breast fed. If infant is formula fed, most formulae have vitamins and iron in them. Good luck.

In brief: No egg

Your infant is too young for eggs.
Would wait till at least one year. No association of eggs and thalassemia. Use a standard infant vitamin drop with iron if baby is breast fed. If infant is formula fed, most formulae have vitamins and iron in them. Good luck.
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