Often parents face the problem of development of acetone in a child. The baby can suddenly begin vomiting with the smell of acetone, the general condition worsens. Acetonomy is a pathological condition associated with impaired fat metabolism and carbohydrate assimilation, which leads to the accumulation of a large amount of acetone and acetoacetic acid( ketone bodies) in the baby's blood. As a rule, the increase in acetone is observed in children under the age of 12 years, in older children this condition is practically not found. Usually elevated acetone is a symptom of such diseases as intestinal infections, liver damage, diabetes mellitus, thyrotoxicosis, concussion. But often the content of acetone in the blood can also increase in a healthy child who has a neuro-arthritic diathesis( genetic metabolic disorder) or survived a stressful situation.
With acetone in children, treatment and diet are prescribed simultaneously. In most cases, the improvement occurs even with proper nutrition, so it is not
Treatment and diet for acetone in children appoint a doctor. It is very important to follow all the advice and advice of a doctor. Here are the main principles of such a diet.
Diet with increased acetone in children in the early days of
In an acute period of illness, when a child suffers from vomiting, food is absolutely excluded. It is important to maintain the necessary water balance of the baby's body on this day, often to give him a warm drink. For this, tea with lemon, alkaline mineral water without gas, a solution of Regidron is suitable. The liquid is given to the child in small portions, every 10-15 minutes. If the baby has a normal body temperature, vomiting has stopped, you can give him some bread crumbs.
On the second day the child can be offered baked apples, croutons, rice decoction. To prepare rice broth 100 g of white rice cooked in 3 liters of water. At the same time, salt is not added. If the baby has nausea, stop eating.
On the third day of the diet with acetone in children to the products of the second day you can add a viscous rice porridge. It is best to rub the porridge with a blender or strainer. Rice porridge is desirable not to salt, but if the child can not eat unsalted dish, it can be very slightly podolit.
The fourth day of the diet after acetone in children involves the introduction of a menu of vegetable soup. Soup should be cooked with a minimum amount of fat. Do not give the baby a mushroom or bean soup. To the soup, you can add a biscuit biscuit or bread without bran.
If the baby's condition has improved within four days, you can switch to a less rigid diet.
Diet with acetone in children after the acute period of illness
The diet after acetone in children implies frequent fractional meals. In this case, the products should not be too high in calories and fat.
Here is a list of products that are excluded from the diet during a diet with increased acetone in children:
- meat, fish, mushroom broths, green borsch;
- fatty meat varieties, by-products( liver, kidneys, brains), smoked meat, canned meat;
- fatty fish species, caviar, mussels, shrimp;
- fatty yoghurt, cheese, cottage cheese;
- marinades, mayonnaise, adzhika, ketchup;
- rhubarb, parsley, sorrel, spinach, sweet pepper, eggplant, tomatoes, mushrooms, sour fruits and berries;
- puff pastry, baking, confectionery with cream, chips, chocolate;
- concentrated juices, carbonated drinks, black tea, rose hips.
The diet menu for acetone in children is combined with the following products:
- vegetable soups;
- lean beef, turkey meat, rabbit;
- low-fat sea fish;
- potatoes, carrots, beets, radishes, cabbage, zucchini, cucumbers, dill, lettuce, onions;
- eggs of chicken( not more than 1 piece per day);
- porridge buckwheat, corn, rice, oatmeal;
- unhealthy cookies, crackers, caramel, jelly, marmalade;
- low-fat milk, fermented baked milk, kefir, low-fat cottage cheese, brynza;
- non-acidic apples, cherries, apricots, peaches, grapes, sweet berries, pears;
- green tea, juices with pulp, fruit drinks from berries, compote from dried fruits.
It is possible to introduce foods such as pasta, low-fat cheese, sour cream, cake, biscuit, mandarins, kiwi, bananas, figs, dates into the baby's diet.
A healthy drink during a diet with acetone in children will be alkaline mineral water without gas.
When compiling the menu of this diet, parents should focus on the baby's well-being. If after eating any food the child becomes worse, nausea appears, you need to stop giving it to him.
Recipes of popular dietary dishes with acetone
Sometimes mothers have difficulties with making a menu of the child during a diet. Here are recipes for delicious and healthy dishes that are included in the diet menu for acetone in children. Vegetable soup with rice
Ingredients. Potatoes( 2 pcs.), Onions( 1/4 pcs.), Carrots( 1 pc.), Rice( 2 tablespoons), water( 0.5 l).
Preparation. Peeled potatoes are finely chopped, carrots and onion shredded. In boiling water throw potatoes, onions and carrots, a little salt. After 15 minutes of boiling, rice is added to the soup. Soup boils for another 15 minutes, then turns off and 5 minutes insist.
Ingredients. Potatoes( 2 pcs.), Onions( 1/4 pcs.), Carrots( 1 pc.).
Preparation. Potatoes are cleaned, cut into cubes. In potassium water throw potatoes, finely chopped onions and carrots. Water should cover vegetables. Add salt, cover the pan with a lid and stew for about 40 minutes.
Ingredients. Raisins( 30 g), apples( 2 pcs.), Water( 1 l).
Preparation. Apples are cleaned, cut into small slices, raisins are washed. Raisins pour water and cook for 30 minutes, then add apples. After five minutes, remove from the fire and insist.