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    Default Soy formula - S26 or Karicare?

    Hi everyone,

    in the process of putting DS2 7 weeks onto soy formula as part of elimination diet to test for Cows milk protein allergy. Just wondering what people recommend S26 or Karicare

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    I used karicare soy with DD1 and never had a problem with it.

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    We used S26 but it didnt work for us and we are now on a prescribed formula. I hope it works for you

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    I used Karicare Soy for DS. The only issue was it did give him some constipation but I used to give him a very small amount of watered down prune juice every other day which made everything work fine.

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    I use Karicare for my DD who has CMPA. Your doc has probably told you, but just be careful introducing as many babies who have CMPA are also allergic to soy.

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    Karicare here, we had not problems with it.

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    Hi Jessbaby,
    yes my DS1 had CMPA and Soy allergy. Paediatrician won't go to next step without trying soy first. Then we try pepti junior then finally Neocate.

    DS1 went on Neocate at 12 weeks. Just want this science experiment to end

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kimnus View Post
    We used S26 but it didnt work for us and we are now on a prescribed formula. I hope it works for you
    What formula are you using now? Or at the time?

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    Oh right so you know what you're doing with this whole allergy thing! I hope your DS isn't allergic to soy, the hypoallergenic formulas I've heard can so hard to introduce! I only tried DD twice on it and she would have a bar of it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by humblemumma View Post
    We loved Bellamys Organic Soy formula for our dairy-allergic son - just to throw another option in the ring! It was a couple of years ago though, so I can't remember the specifics about why we found it better...
    I tried looking for this, couldn't see any. Will see how we go. So sick of paying $25 for a tin of formula to only use it for a few bottles.


 

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