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South African Family Practice

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Prescribing infant formula to allergic babies

MJ Lombard, E Van Niekerk

Abstract


Exclusive breastfeeding and postponement of complementary foods to four to six months of age are recommended for the prevention of food allergies. However, many infants receive formula milk for a number of reasons. Various types of formula are indicated to prevent or treat allergy and food intolerance.



http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20786204.2012.10874215
AJOL African Journals Online