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orange poop in breastfed baby

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Nothing important: The stool color is created by ultra-green bile added to it during processing. It will undergo changes through a range of greens to yellow & then b ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Green poop: Yes it is normal, and of no concern.
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Dr. Jyoti Ramakrishna
35 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Yes, possibly: Breast fed babies have a whole range of colours and consistencies to their stool. Greenish-yellow and 'seedy' is the most common. As long as they are ... Read More
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Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
21 years experience Pediatrics
Varies: Breastfed babies can poop after every feeding, with every feeding, once a day, every other day, and "all the time." as long as its soft and they are f ... Read More
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
3 - 4: A young breastfed baby usually poops after every feeding or after every-other feeding (averaging 3-4 poops a day). As the weeks go by, babies tend to ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Common: The list of causes for fussiness is endless, but pretty common for young infants.Stool color is defined by pigments added by the liver, which start o ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
When the : Abdomen is distended and tender and your baby is sick looking.Some breast fed babies don't go daily.They may not go for one week!
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Blood in stool ?: Black or tarry appearing stools can be a sign of upper GI bleeding, suggest you take baby to doctor right away to get the stool tested and the baby e ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Green is normal: The body adds bile to the digestive process that colors the poo.It starts out dark green & gradually changes through green, yellow & brown as agents m ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
30 years experience Pediatrics
Diarrhea: A 2-mo-old baby who is having diarrhea 6-10 times/day should be seen by a qualified physician to ensure that the baby is not getting dehydrated and th ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Stomach virus: Is your stool watery? The color is not very important, your 4 mos old baby can get diarrhea if he catches the virus from you, so make sure you wash ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Something she ate: Change in diet can cause changes in the appearance of stools. In a breastfeeding baby, that is what the mother ate.

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