Skin: Infant, Neocate

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High Allergy Baby- Is Neocate Formula Ok?

has anyone had any bad reactions to Neocate formula? i have a baby allergic to soy, dairy, wheat, nuts, corn, eggs, garlic, beats, pork... you get the point. i'm still breastfeeding her, but doctors are pushing for me to switch to formula- Neocate is the only formula that treats her allergies, however i heard that it can be hard on the kidney and my baby was born with one smaller kidney and the other has a little bit of back flow. however, lactation consultanst have said to keep breastfeeding. i have narrowed my diet to only chicken, rice,...


Infant Gas Problem

My little girl is now 3.5 weeks old and over the past week she has started...

Eczema & Psoriasis

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Baby Eczema Help!

my 4-month-old son has eczema all over his body, face and head. I used steroid to keep it under control. But once I stopped applying steroid, the eczema comes back, even worse. I had to use more potent steroid to control it. This condition has lasted nearly a month. He was mixed feeding, part breast milk, past regular formula. I suspected that he was allergic to milk protein. So I stopped breast feeding (but keep pumping, just in case), and switched him to Nutramegen AA, amino acid based formula. He showed some improvement after a week,...


Psoriasis or Eczema

I have these patches of dry skin on my ankles. It's either Psoriasis or...


Help with Excema!

My 5 month old has a pretty bad case of excema...she had an outbreak like...