Types: Alimentum

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Problems with Formula

My 1 year old was on Similace with soy for the first 7 months of his life, he was diagnoses with refux also, so he threw up alot. When he was 7 months old the dr. suggeted putting him on Alimentum. When I switched him to the new formula the throwing up stopped but he's had diarea for the past 3-4 months; sometimes up to his back. He's been to the dr's atleast 8 times for this. First they said it was teeth, then cut back on fruit and now they finally told me to take him off forumla and put him on pedialight for 7 days then switch back to...

Hypoallergenic

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Advice About Hypoallergenic Formula

Has anyone had success getting an infant to drink Allimentum? And/or has anyone had an infant who had problems with it? My breastfed 6 month old is allergic to milk/soy and our only formula option is hypoallergenic...she will drink 2 oz at most of this stuff - in the past she has rejected other formulas and ultimately we determined it was b/c they didn't agree with her (i.e. made her violently ill in a few cases). I hesitate to force the issue for fear that she'll negatively react to larger quantities of this stuff. Any advice is...

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Allergic to Formula?

I have been pumping and feeding my 5 month old breast milk up until now, but...

Lactose-Free

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Similac Alimentum Help.

My son is now 6 weeks old. He has been on Alimentum since he was about 3 weeks old. His doctor never really explained anything about it to me, she just said that's what she'd like him to be on after I brought him in complaining about him projectile vomiting a few times. She never tested anything. She keeps tellling me to keep him on this Alimentum. My son hardly sleeps, maybe an hour or so per night/day, not even car rides put him out. He doesn't fuss or anything, he just simply won't sleep. He also constantly eats. He's eating 6 ounces...

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Lactose Free Formula

Does anyone know if the nestle goos start milk based formulas are lactose...

Organic

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Does ALIMENTUM (Ready to Feed) Help ECZEMA?

My daughter has eczema, I breast feed and I know that the eczema is related to food allergies. I have been on a restricted diet able to eat only rice and meat with which she clears up. But with my restricted diet I'm afraid she is not getting enough vitamins. HAS ANYONE SWITCHED TO ALIMENTUM (ready to feed which is corn free) AND ECZEMA CLEARED UP COMPLETELY??

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Organic or Not????

Want to know what others know/think about organic food/ organic everything...

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Organic Formula Issue

I have been working real hard to make sure my 8 mos. olds diet is as good as...

Soy

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From Soy Formula to Soy Milk?

Hi Mom's, My daughter is 14 months old. When she was about 3 months I switched her to soy formula due to acid reflux and gas. I had some of the same issues with my other 2 kids so I felt comfortable going to a soy based formula(which my pedi agreed). When she turned 1 I started giving her cows milk. Since then she has had problems with diarehha. It burns her bottem pretty bad too. She always lets me know when she has gone since it is painful and I change her right away but it still burns her bottem even with Desitin on. She does have some...

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Soy FREE Formula

Is there anyone out ther who has found a baby formula with little or no soy...