Reply Hey Mom! Learn more about the Gerber Life Insurance Grow-Up Plan!
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-23-2008, 09:05 PM   #1
WhatWasIThinking's Avatar
WhatWasIThinking
Registered Users
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: PA
Posts: 2,805
My Mood:
Bad reaction to dairy!

We were at friendlys the other night and DH went to give LO a taste of his whipped cream and LO just dived his whole face in on accident. So we were like haha, KWIM, and go about cleaning him off. Well not even 2 mintues later I notice his face is getting bright red where the cream had touched and HOT to the touch. I rush him to the bathroom to wash his face and he starts sneezing like crazy.

I was this close _ _ to rushing him to the ER but his symptoms went away pretty quickly. I don't know what to do now? Should i call his ped and let them know?

Needless to say DH and i feel like terrible parents!

Advertisement

__________________
Brandy
WOHM Mommy to: E 13 , K 11 , A 7 , and Little J 21 months and he's in the ~~> stage right now!
Officially ERF & EBF!
WhatWasIThinking is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-23-2008, 11:36 PM   #2
lulusmom's Avatar
lulusmom
Keepin' it Crunchy!
seller
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 2,989
My Mood:
Re: Bad reaction to dairy!

Many peds recommend avoiding dairy until your lo is 12 months. He should be okay now but I would watch in the future for signs of allergies now that your lo's been exposed at such a young age.
__________________

Helen-Natural birthing, extended bf'ing, cosleeping, non-vaxxin' mama to Holly Lu 8/18/07
lulusmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-23-2008, 11:39 PM   #3
naivete's Avatar
naivete
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Calgary, AB
Posts: 4,037
My Mood:
Re: Bad reaction to dairy!

I also wouldn't suggest dh giving lo a taste of anything that's a known allergenic!
__________________
indigenist, intactivist, lactivist vegetarian supermama to Trey, 10/03 and Theo, 09/07.
IDesperateSO Personal Enlightenment and a Full Bank Account - Don't sell to me!
naivete is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-23-2008, 11:43 PM   #4
Bellamoon's Avatar
Bellamoon
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: State of confusion (thanks Army)
Posts: 5,053
My Mood:
Re: Bad reaction to dairy!

i understand that things happen and babies get things before they should, hubbies and other kids just dont understand..that said just try to keep him away from any other milk products and bring it up at his next appt!
__________________
Mama to N (8/02), L (12/06) and P (2/11)
My blog
Bellamoon is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright 2005 - 2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.