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Category: Paediatrics
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My little boy who is 2 1/2 keeps complaining of being tired,

Customer Question

Hi my little boy who is 2 1/2 keeps complaining of being tired
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No I'm going to on Monday it's been the last couple of weeks so it's been obvious something isn't right He doesn't take any medication
JA: Anything else in your child's medical history you think the Expert should know?
Customer: He was as asthmatic but he doesn't take his inhaler well at all
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 13 days ago.

Thanks for using Just Answer

Its likely he might have iron deficiency or vitamin D deficiency

He'll need blood tests to exclude this

Is he on vitamins?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
he has a daily vitamin every day
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 13 days ago.

Most vitamins dont have enough in them

He should have blood tests

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok il get him to the doctors on Monday and request this. Thank you
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 13 days ago.

No worries