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Sometimes when i give my toddler milk he cries and has gas and poops slimy.It also happend with cheese.Is there a lactose intolerance test?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: Yes

The hydrogen breath test is administered by pediatric gastroenterologists to diagnose lactose intolerance in children.

In brief: Yes

The hydrogen breath test is administered by pediatric gastroenterologists to diagnose lactose intolerance in children.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
you can try soy milk and soy based cheese so alleviate the discomfort
Dr. Oscar Novick
It may be to difficult to perform a hydrogen test on a toddler . Try using lactaid milk or tablets. You will arrive at a quicker answer at less expense
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