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I want to know if it’s compulsory to be giving a child supplement or multivitamin to enhance the child’s immune?
If your baby is 0-6 months, he/she should be on exclusive breastfeeding please.
Older babies also do NOT need to take regular multivitamins, just give balanced diet rich in fruits and vegetables.
Which multivitamin should I give 6 months old baby?
Kindly note that we do not prescribe drugs here. Babies 0-6 months should be on exclusive breastfeeding till after 6 months. They do not need routine multivitamins.
Older babies also do not need to take regular multivitamins as well, just give balanced diet rich in fruits and vegetables. But if you really wish to give, choose any brand of multivitamin for children but encourage balanced,varied and adequate meal. Multivitamins do not replace food.
What's the best multivitamin for a child of 6years that does not like eating?
He does not really need to take regular multivitamin, just encourage him to eat. You can use any brand of multivitamin for children you like for a while if you wish but encourage balanced, varied and adequate diet. Multivitamin do not replace food
Please does multivitamin makes a baby to defecate often and also watery stool?
Stop the multivitamin and if still passing watery stool, ORS and zinc tablets should be given. Baby should also be properly breastfed. Feeding habits in babies fluctuates, so you have to be very patient and feed frequently
Please is it advisable to give a child blood tonic and multivitamin sometimes even if she is not sick or weak just for health sake...
Use of multivitamins regularly is not necessary, let your children eat well and take fruits and vegetables, they will get all their vitamins naturally but you can always buy any routine multivitamins in the Pharmacy, they are all basically same
What multivitamins can a 5 months old baby boy use? She's on EBF
You can buy any brand of your choice.
There is really no need for multivitamins drops while on exclusive breastfeeding as long as the Mum herself is well nourished and not deficient in the Vitamins. Breastfeeding mums should continue to take the same multivitamins and iron supplements they were taking during pregnancy
I noticed my son is loosing weight, he eats but not always. He prefers cerelac most times, is there any multivitamin i can use to...
You also need patience as you introduce meals
I'm EBF mother my baby of three month had fever and those not feed well and I went to the hospital and the doctor gave me antibiot...
Did your child undergo laboratory tests before those drugs were prescribed?
Anytime I give my one-year-old daughter multivitamins or anything sugary she poos immediately. Took her to see a paediatrician and...
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Good evening ma'am, we don't second guess your doctor. So please if you need validation on any medication administered, we advice you visit another hospital.
Gud day Dr please which multivitamin is good for newborn?
Good Day Ma'am, please do not give your newborn anything you weren't administered by your pediatrician.
Is it a must to use multivitamin syrup baby under 1year and 3month old.
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

No, it is not a must.
Multivitamin are not necessary when a child eats well by that nutritious and balance diets. The child will get all his dietary requirements from the food.
Is it wrong to give a child of 1yr 5months multivitamin syrup every evening to enable her to eat well?
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Routine usage of a multivitamin is not necessary. You need to exercise enough patience while feeding your baby. Give balance diet. Introduce new food one at a time. Dr Gbemisola said "multivitamins are not a treatment for picky eaters.
Which vitamin will I introduce to my baby, he finished d one hospital gave on and it doesn't have rebel. He will be 3 month next w...
Give him multivitamin
My baby of 11 months always throws up his food after eating. Please what do I do? I have tried giving multivitamin but it seems no...
Dr. Dara Abiodun

Medical Doctor

Is it Regurgitation or vomiting? If it's regurgitation. Most babies do this....
Please Mummy which Multivitamin can I use for 9 Month old baby. She doesn't eat at all only breast.
Abidec is very good
Hello moms, What is your review on Afrab Vite multivitamin drop. It was suggested to my 10 months baby who doesn't like to. Does i...
Dr. Dara Abiodun

Medical Doctor

Afrab vite Multivitamin Drops is used for Vitamin a deficiency, Eye problems, Skin diseases, Thiamine deficiency, Neurological disorders, Heart problem, Eye disorders, Migraine headache, Hyperhomocysteinemia, Neurological disturbances and other conditions. Afrab vite Multivitamin Drops may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. I wondering why it was recommended to you. Was it recommended by a doctor? Please, dont self medicate your baby
Which multivitamin brand is the best for children?
Abidec multivitamins
Please, what beverages and best multivitamin can give my 1year baby girl, she does not eat well? Please help me...
I use hastimin