Cows Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA) is the underlying cause in up to 40% of infants suffering from gastric reflux.
A recent review of GORD and treatment with acid suppression stresses that Cows Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA) is the underlying cause in up to 40% of infants referred for specialist management of GORD (Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease) – yes, this is more evidence that gastric reflux is often caused by a food allergy/intolerance. Check this out. Special infant formulas are often needed. If your child has continuing gastric reflux symptoms, then a CMPA or a gluten sensitivity could be the problem. Get tested.