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Will putting rice in formula help a four week old with silent reflux? Already on Zantac (ranitidine)

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Dr. Jodi Ritsch
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In brief: May constipate

Adding rice cereal to formula can cause new issues such as constipation.
Often trying a different formula may help such as lactose free type. Frequent burping and slower bottle nipples may help. Make sure weight is checked regularly with well baby visits.

In brief: May constipate

Adding rice cereal to formula can cause new issues such as constipation.
Often trying a different formula may help such as lactose free type. Frequent burping and slower bottle nipples may help. Make sure weight is checked regularly with well baby visits.
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