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how much pear juice for constipation

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
May or may not help: Prunes/juice can help, but it does not work for everyone. I have never seen or heard of prune-overdose, so enjoy as many as you wish. If not better in ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pears could cause: Gi upset and loose bowel movements in people who are intolerant to sorbitol (a sugar in pears ; some other fruits).
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Yes : Fruits , salads and vegetables are good source of fibre and they help with constipation.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodrigo Argenal
21 years experience Pediatrics
Not yet: Not yet unless your doctor recommended it as a treatment for hard stools (constipation). Juice may be started at 4 months of age but limit to max of 4 ... Read More
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Dr. Ali Hallaj-pour
Specializes in Pediatrics
Not advised: Unless your doctor is treating constipation. For the first 6 month of age your baby should only be on breast milk or formula. You generally don't want ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tushar Patel
25 years experience Radiology
Prune juice: Drink lots of water and you can try a little prune juice.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
46 years experience Addiction Medicine
How long?: Prune juice is a New Orleans remedy, that also when I can't find a stomach doctor, to assist my patient. I always thought 6 to 8 oz, to be enough. ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Roland
34 years experience Family Medicine
What is constipation: This word means something different to different people. There is a great deal of variation in the frequency of stools between different babies and ev ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes it is safe.If too much cramps and diarrhea may occur.You need to see what amount works for you.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Why ?: The kid has no biologic need for juices in their lifetime. An 8 wk old has not developed a sense of taste, and does not benefit from the empty sugars ... Read More
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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Maintain hydration: Maintaining hydration in a sick infant is very important. An electrolyte solution designed for babies such as Pedialyte would be a better option that ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Not usually.: Orange juice does not usually help the bowels move properly. If it is just an occasional problem, you might want to consider prunes. In the long run, ... Read More
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