Refeeding with Free Lactose Milk ( A1 - 110 Nestle) in Children Suffering from Gastroenteritis and Dehydration
Forty one infants suffering from diarrhoea hospitalized in the Department of Child Health, Medical School, University of lndonesia/Dr. Tjipto Mangunkusumo General Hospital, Jakarta, from August 15, 1973 to January 15, 1974 were refed with "free lactose milk".
The result is as follows :
1. From the point of view of increase of body weight:
- 27 (65.8 %) out of 41 cases were excellent.
- 2 ( 4.9 %) out of 41 cases were good.
- 12 (29.3 %) out of 41 cases were poor.
2. From the point of view of stopping the diarrhoea :
- 25 (60.9 %) out of 41 cases were excellent.
- 10 (24.5 %) out of 41 was good.
- 6 (14.6 %) out of 41 cases were poor.
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