Could infant distress be cow’s milk allergy?

A quick guide to the condition and its treatment


This content was produced by Australian Doctor Group, with an independent educational grant from Nutricia.

Vague gastrointestinal, skin or respiratory symptoms in a screaming, unsettled baby add up to a nightmare for frazzled parents.

And for GPs, such general symptoms could be a diagnostic challenge.

But if cow’s milk allergy (CMA) is top of mind, making a diagnosis may not be so hard – and treatment could be straightforward.

Here’s a no-nonsense guide to explain the condition and its treatment.

Cow's Milk Allergy Infographic