Bottle & Breastfeeding: Toddler, Nutramigen

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One Month Old Baby Not Pooping

Hello, My baby is 40 days old and he has been having a tough time pooping since the last week. initially I was only breast feeding him but since he was not satisfied at all and was so restless, his pediatrician asked me to start supplementing (He burns his calories pretty fast). He now feeds 3.5 oz formula every couple of hrs. I started with the Enfamil Premium Lipil but since his poop issues, I switched over to Enfamil Gentlease. However since last week, he is not pooping by himself. I used the Glycerin Infant suppositories and got...

Breastfeeding Alternatives

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Transitioning from Nutramigen with Milk Protien Allergy

My 10 month old son was diagnosed with milk protein allergy and egg allergy. I am looking ahead to when I will need to transition him off of Nutramigen to some sort of milk. If I weren't so struggling so much financially I would consider keeping him on it for a few more months, but if there is an alternative I can use, I need to try. What can I use in place of nutramigen? The last time I tried to move to another formula I tried Prosorbee, he became horribly constipated from it. He was on the changing table screaming because the bowel...

Feeding Problems

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Nutramigen Ready to Feed or Powdered....

IS NUTRAMIGEN LIQUID DIFFERENT FROM NUTRAMIGEN POWDER? My 1 month old son has acid reflux so spitt up and gas are a Huge deal in my house. Her pedi just switched him to Nutramigen/ rice cereal to help with spitt up and colic. Before he was on similac advance/rice cereal but the liquid kind. I tried the powdered similac advance and it made him spitt up even more. Today I tried the powdered nutramigen and sure enough he spitt up a lot. Is the liquid one any different than the powdered one?


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Weening off Nutramigen

I have a 4 month old who has been on Nutramigen since he was 2 months because of bad reflux. He's not lactose intolerant; he just had some gastro issues to work through. I've been told by the doctor that we could start weening him off it around now (it's killing our pocket book)! Has anyone had any experience/advice doing this?


Store Brand Formula

At 6 months I was done bf and started my dd full time on formula. We had...