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Please, my baby of 11weeks has little sore in his mouth and anytime he eats, he vomits it.Baby is EBF. And his stool is hard....
A healthy newborn on EBF can not be constipated. However if the child has medical or surgical disorders like Hirschsprung disease or other intestinal obstruction of any cause, the child can be constipated."
What causes a girl of 7 years to keep vomiting and also always complaining of stomach upset but doesn't have a temperature?
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Anything can make a child vomit, especially when associated with other symptoms. please take the child to the hospital so the cause of these can be ascertained and treated. Please avoid self medication.
My baby on EBF passing hard stool. Was ask to do X-ray, which came out ok and d doctor said baby is fine that I should continue br...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

X-rays only does not tell you a baby is fine depending on the condition.... This kind of cases are best managed by specialists at Teaching Hospitals. Kindly take the child back to the hospital preferably a Teaching Hospital to see a Paediatric Surgeon for further evaluation and management
Twice I saw the paediatricians, they said nothing is wrong with my baby after feeling his stomach but I know vomiting isn't normal...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Are you sure it's not reflux? If it's vomiting, you may need to visit a teaching hospital for assessment. There are many causes of vomiting and since it is persistent kindly see a Paediatrician for thorough evaluation. Causes range from minor irritations to severe and emergency situations
My 7months old son has been stooling and vomiting for about a week now. I took him to the hospital and after some medication, the...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Diarrhoea in children is mostly caused by viruses followed by bacteria.Some other organisms like fungi and protozoa may also cause diarrhoea The latter mentioned mainly cause diarrhoea in individuals who do not have the maximum capacity to fight infections (an example is individuals with HIV AIDS ). Diarrhoea on its own may not kill but the loss of water and minerals as a result of diarrhoea is capable of causing death.
My baby is 11 weeks old. He has been passing watery stool which is dark yellow. Almost like green.he can change like 7 to 8 diaper...He has also started vomiting sometimes after a feed. He used to be on formula when he was admitted at the hospital but has been di...
Babies on EBF can poo several times daily and sometimes not poo for days. Stool with Semi formed solids like melon is normal for EBF babies as long as the stools is not watery. That is does not sink into the diaper like urine. Then it's normal
My one-year daughter doesn't like taking water at all, even if I force her she will vomit everything, pls what may be the problem?...
Please be advised that you do not force the child to take the water but make the water available at all times, not just after meals.
My one year old start vomiting this morning, she is very active, no fever, no cough, or catarrh but she can't hold anything down e...
The most important thing is to KNOW why or the CAUSE of the vomiting and address promptly if and when known. Please kindly take the child to the hospital to see a doctor preferably a paediatrician for further evaluation and treatment.
VomitingMy two weeks baby is throwing up..whenever hes done feeding.pls I need help, what might be the remedy to reduce this
I just completed Exclusive breastfeeding for my baby, so I started introducing other food to her, whenever I feed her with milk, p...
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It is adviced that your baby's first meal be as close to nature as possible, this means no processed, tasteless bland cereal. Day 1, ONE SPOON (15mls) Day 2, TWO SPOONS (30mls) Day 3, THREE SPOONS (45mls)
My 1year son always vomits his food either during or after eating. This happens when he uses the feeder to eat. Should I worry or...
Vomiting may be the first sign of illness".Kindly take him to see a doctor for further evaluation and management
If a child vomited antibiotic after given to him immediately do I repeat the dose
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Yes, you should repeat the dose after 30 minutes since he vomited it immediately.
Swallowing is a problemHi,my son is one year and one month but he can't take solids.he finds it difficult to swallow anything that isnt in liquid form.he...
If your child's swallowing issues start suddenly and your child is normally healthy, your child may have something stuck in the oesophagus. If your child has trouble swallowing and a fever, it may be because of an infection. Chronic swallowing problems are often caused by another health problem. Try see a doctor
I just dewormed my 1year baby and he vomited after 45mins, should I repeat the drugs again?
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Children can vomit any drug, especially the ones they don't like. Just repeat the medications after 30mins.
My baby of 9months+ has been stooling and vomiting and he is running temperature.. Pls what are the causes and what do I give him...
it's okay to use a fan for your baby. The fan won't have an effect on your baby if you don't place baby directly under the fan, directly centred or facing the baby.
When my baby was 2 months old, I introduced Nan1 milk to her, after 2 hours of taking 25ml she started vomiting all through the ni...Then I didn't give it to her again then after 2 months I repeated it with pap 10ml again and the same thing happened. Now my quest...
You can try other brands of formula when the baby is 6months old. You can also introduce the baby to the regular family foods.
My son of 20 weeks is now always full easily when sucking if I express to feed him more he will vomit it and I notice even during...
He may have what we call gastroesophageal reflux...just a jargon that says food return from the stomach to the oesophagus after feed instead of staying down. For such babies, you need to keep them upright for up to 30 minutes or more after each feed...so it stays down.....You can keep them in the car seat put in upright position if you are too tired or busy to carry them that long...others can help too.....sometimes that may not work and .... if it not allowing baby to gain weight....please see your paediatricians for further management at that point
What is the cause of and how to prevent it three months baby always vomiting after sulking or a while after sulking and sometimes...
Gastroesophageal reflux...just a jargon that says food return from the stomach to the oesophagus after feed instead of staying down. For such babies, you need to keep them upright for up to 30 minutes or more after each feed...so it stays down.....
What could cause a baby of almost 1 month to vomit immediately after sucking?
Your baby is having reflux. It means that food returns from the stomach to the oesophagus after feed instead of staying down.
My child of 1 year vomits frequently during feeding (pap and cereals) and she doesn't eat as much as she used to ; lately she has...
If uve not deworm within 6months, u can deworm her