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    Default Recommendations for soy formula. Karicare or S26???

    My 7 month old DS2 has been on Neocate for about 4/5 months for Cow's Milk Protein Allergy. He saw a gastroenterologist recently and we have been advised to do a soy formula challenge when DS2 is 9 months old. I believe that there are only 2 soy formulas on the market - Karicare and S26. Can anyone recommend one over the other? I have a bit of a bee in my bonnet about Karicare, but I could be wrong (maybe!).

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    What about goat? My dd has an intolerance also and has been on karicare goat since 10 weeks and it has been awesome. Love karicare goat.

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    Sorry to thread crash, but goats milk protein is very similar to cows milk so can cause the same problems as cows milk protein in kiddies with proven allergy

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    DS was on Karicare Soy Formula. It did constipate him a little bit but I gave him extra water and occassionally aboutu 10mls of diluted prune juice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bubintummy View Post
    Sorry to thread crash, but goats milk protein is very similar to cows milk so can cause the same problems as cows milk protein in kiddies with proven allergy
    Ah k didn't know that thank you I thought it was very different. Learn something new everyday on the hub.

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    We tried both. S26 was horrible for my DS. His poo was like play-doh and would scream everytime he pooped. Karicare was a fair bit better and cheaper.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LoCo View Post
    Ah k didn't know that thank you I thought it was very different. Learn something new everyday on the hub.
    I know! It's the best!

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