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no bowel movements in last4 days after shifting to formula for my daughter, 23 days old. urination is normal.please advise?

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Dr. Carin Van Gelder
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Call pediatricia now: Your pediatrician knows this newborn best. Call him/her now. You want to get ahead of any complications early.
Answered on Oct 4, 2013
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Dr. Lawrence Rosen
28 years experience Pediatrics
Don't panic: Could be the type of formula - sometimes cow's milk formulas can be constipating. Check with your doctor to see if a switch is advised.
Answered on Jul 5, 2012
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