Dad Gives Viagra To Save His Daughter’s Life

Many things act as hurdles while parenting little toddlers. Understanding their tiny bodies is a task as we need to be aware of what is happening to them.

One such case is of new parents whose daughter started vomiting and her face swelled up in no time, and when they took their toddler daughter to the doctor, she was diagnosed with a rare condition.

Check out the details as this father now gives his daughter Viagra twice a day.

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Here is what happens in their daily life.

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Elodie Was A Healthy Child At Birth

When Annie Nilsson and Jared Fowler became proud parents of their daughter Elodie, she was healthy until one fine day when she fell ill.

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Her Illness

The parent's happiness was short-lived as their happiness changed into horror in no time. Their daughter suddenly started to react in a bad way as her face swelled up and she started vomiting at home for no reason.

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The Doctors Examined Her

It took quite some time for the doctors to analyse her condition as she was a healthy baby at birth. The medics finally discovered that she suffers from a very rare disease of obstruction of the lymphatic gut veins. Due to this, the lymph node fluid gets spilled over the child's body. She was diagnosed with intestinal lymphangiectasia.

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About The Condition

Intestinal lymphangiectasia is a very rare disease of the small intestine which affects children and adults. In this condition, the lymphatic channels tend to be blocked as they become very dilated and even rupture and discharge their contents into the colon.

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The Doctors Gave Her Viagra

Doctors started giving the little girl a dose of Viagra. This is the medication that is used for erectile dysfunction. The active chemical substance "Sildenafil" present in Viagra works well in the treatment of this condition.

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The Dad Gives Her Viagra Everyday Now

Since the time the doctors have diagnosed her condition, her dad gives her two doses of Viagra each day as it helps in treating his daughter. The problem about the whole treatment is that insurance does not cover such treatment.

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We from Boldsky wish that this beautiful girl recovers soon from this condition. What do you think of this? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.

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    Story first published: Monday, December 10, 2018, 12:54 [IST]
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