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... My baby is 8 1/2 months old with CF and struggling with gaining weight. He loves baby food in jars and doesn't like his formula(Nutramigen 30 cal/oz). Does anyone know if he wants a snack after he's eaten, can I give him fruit baby food(applesauce, bananas, pears, peaches etc..) in the jars without giving enzymes? The jars of applesauce say the ingredients are just apples,... (7 replies)
... I bet it's Creon. There are other brands Ultrase, Pancrease Mts... Enzymes help with digestion of fats, carbs, etc. We always give DS enzymes right before he eats. Wash it down with his drink. He gets 4 enzymes with a meal and 2 with a snack. ... (13 replies)
... sugar too to decide about enzymes. It makes it easier just to look at fat content. My son had blood in his stool around 3 months of age and has been on Nutramigen formula since. They said it was because of cow's milk protein allergy. ... (7 replies)

... Hi, my 4 yr old daughter has CF and as a baby loved mashed fruit and vegies. If the snack has no fat then theres's no need for enzymes. ... (7 replies)
... I did give ds fruit if I was out and about and didn't want to mess with enzymes. From 6 months old, on our doctor told us to give DS regular ground up food instead of babyfood which is low in fat and salt. So at daycare they just ground up whatever everyone else was eating. ... (7 replies)
... s old. I have been taking pulmozyme for about 1 year now. Unfortunately they did not have it when I was as young as your child, but it has made a huge difference in my life, and as per the doctor it prevents scarring in the lungs. ... (7 replies)
... The normal concentration is fine for children. I used to give her 5 ml 3 times a day but now 7ml twice a day in around 200ml of powdered goat milk. I usually give her 2 creon 10,000 with that, then she'll have breakfast a half hr later. At night I do it after dinner. ... (7 replies)
... My son is on Proventil and he started Pulmozyme in April. So far he's doing pretty well, just needs to gain weight. Thanks again. ... (7 replies)
... As you know children with cf have thicker mucus in their body so I try to give my daughter an almost dairy free diet as I find milk products very mucus forming. You can buy goat milk formulas for babies. ... (7 replies)
Susan Mann
Jun 1, 2003
... again, not really sure when you'll get that chance to meet up again. The kids grow so fast. But it was a great visit and we hope to do it again next summer, only in Hawaii if he gets selected for that nice assignment. Anway... ... (12 replies)
... I've also used chocolate syrup, ketchup, jelly and babyfood pears, but the bananas were thicker and the enzyme beads seemed to stick better. I would use a baby spoon because it's flatter than a regulr teaspoon, shove it in and quickly follow with a bottle or straw cup. ... (1 replies)
Apr 22, 2009
... DS hated baby food applesauce. Not sure if it was a texture thing or what, so we used babyfood bananas for the most part. Plus they were stickier, so the enzymes didn't roll off. He also didn't seem to mind babyfood pears or peaches. ... (15 replies)
... am and of course I can't sleep right now. Welcome to all the new members I see that have come in my long overdue absence. ... (0 replies)
"looks too good"
Apr 27, 2003
... typed up a three page synopsis from the first month when my son's symptoms started. The doctor is wonderful he knows what he's talking about! It's a relief to be in the right place. ... (15 replies)
... ons for CF. Probably would be best for you to see a gastro specialist. Maybe you need a different digestive enzyme, maybe a different kind of laxative... Here in the states a lot of people use miralax on a regular basis. ... (4 replies)

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