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