Treatment for pica ( craving for non nutritious food)?? 1.5 yr old male child

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Pica is eating non nutritious things. Most it depicts iron deficiency anemia . Its a sort of behavioural disorder . However can also b autistic child n ADHD . Might denote underlying psychiatric condition as well. Give iron supplements at a dose of 6 mg / kg/ day in divided doses . Do deworming of child.

Pics is Most commonly due to Iron difiency Anemia & Zn difiency , Rx give a course of elemental Iron in 2-3 mg/kg &Zn 10 mg/day,

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NEED'S.. * DEWORMING WITH ALBENDAZOLE.. * ORAL..IRON.. OROFER .. * MULTIVITAMINS.. * ZINC ..

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Dewormin Iron supplements

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