pediatrician-icon

Kid eating mud

My cousin brother starts eating mud from a month ago now he is not eating food just eating mud and he is feeling sick now .. how to stop him from eating mud ..and why he is eating mud i don't get it .. please help asap
views-icons 30 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (1) on Kid eating mud

doctor profile image
Dr. Deepak Patel Delhi | Pediatrician
Answered
Hi,

Possible Causes :
- Anemia
- Worms in intestine
- Habitual

Investigations :
- Complete blood count
- Stool R/M

Treatment :
- Diet rich in iron like
Pomegranete,
Guava,
Green leafy vegetables
Jaggery
- Iron Syrup or multivitamin Syrup depending on above reports
- Appetizer Syrup

I hope this has helped you.

If you have any more questions, please don't hesitate to ask me.

and click on consult.

Wish your child good health.

Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO