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Anyone a dietician please ?

(7 Posts)
bensmum4 Thu 13-Sep-07 08:19:04

Dd is prescribed lactose free milk and I want to check it is nutricious enough for her age, also need some advice on introducing dairy/lactose products to her diet. Any advice on where to look please ?

LilRedWG Thu 13-Sep-07 08:20:46

You should have a dietician helping you with this. Have you not been referred?

bensmum4 Thu 13-Sep-07 16:07:47

No, we have not been referred, just muddled along, Bf for 11 months whilst taking no dairy or lactose myself, then GP prescribed the lactose free milk.

BarbieGirl Thu 13-Sep-07 16:12:56

I use LactoFree milk and as far as I am aware it is just as nutritious as regular cows milk.

Sainsbury's do a Free From selection which is quite good.

bensmum4 Thu 13-Sep-07 19:15:32

BarbieGirl, Is that a formula type milk ? We dont have a Sainsbury's near us.

BarbieGirl Thu 13-Sep-07 19:29:57

bensmum no it is not a formula milk. How old is your DS?

You can also buy it at Tesco and all the big supermarkets. It is where all the milk's are - near the Soya milk.

bensmum4 Thu 13-Sep-07 22:58:14

Dd is 1yr in just over a week, hence my concern that the formula she is being prescribed might not be enough for her now.

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