Welcome to the Allergic Proctocolitis website!

Sometimes known as Milk/Soy Protein Intolerance or milk protein hypersensitivity, Allergic Proctocolitis is a gastrointestinal allergy that causes bloody stools and fussiness in infants.  This site was designed to provide information on Allergic Proctocolitis to families, physicians, dietitians, and lactation consultants.

The site offers:

  • Up-to-date information on diagnosis and treatment culled from the latest scientific literature.
  • Detailed information on following dairy and soy elimination diets.
  • Answers to frequently asked questions.
  • Links to sites offering more information on:
    • Recipes,
    • Specialty Foods,
    • Dining Out,
    • How to find a Registered Dietitian,
    • How to find a Lactation Consultant,
    • On-line support and discussion groups, and
    • Food Allergies
  • Free printable handouts (PDFs) on:
    • Allergic Proctocolitis,
    • The Dairy Elimination Diet,
    • The Soy Elimination Diet, and
    • Meal Ideas for Dairy- and Soy-Free Eating.
  • A guestbook section for posting and reading comments and advice.

The Allergic Proctocolitis website was developed by a Registered Dietitian and a family physician specializing in breastfeeding medicine.

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