Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

how do you tell if your baby is lactose intolarante?

I recently started my ds on milk half and helf with formula he has had really bad diahrrea since... he was always on lactose free formula, do you think this is happening becuse its new to his belly or he is lactose intolarante??

Answer Question

Asked by mommy2b17MV at 9:35 AM on Jul. 23, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

Level 1 (2 Credits)
Answers (2)
  • if he was on lactose free formula it may be that he is lactose intolerant, my dd took the lactose free formula but does fine on regular milk now... idk ask his doctor

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:38 AM on Jul. 23, 2009

  • how old is he?

    my girls were lactose sensitive. if they had it as babies they would get really crampy and icky tummies. I used regular formula when we were on formula - but weaned them very very slowly onto milk. 1oz milk 7 oz formula for a week, then 2oz-6oz and so on.

    Answer by hypermamaz at 9:50 AM on Jul. 23, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.