Infant formula for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

Owens, C. J. W. ; Labuschagne, I. L. ; Lombard, M. J. (2012)

CITATION: Owens, C. J. W., Labuschagne, I. L. & Lombard, M. J. 2012. Infant formula for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. South African Family Practice, 54(2):106-110.

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Article

Thickened infant formula is widely used as a first-line treatment for gastro-oesophageal reflux (GOR) in infants. The use thereof remains controversial, and conflicting evidence exists with regards to its efficiency. The safety of anti-reflux formula has been proven, with only a few adverse effects reported, making it safe for infants with mild symptoms of reflux.

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