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A 28-year-old female asked:

Newborn stool green creamy watery.fart very smelly.hard for him to push stool & fart cuz face turn red & interrupt his sleep.eat powder formula+breast?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Newborn stool: It is very common for newborns to push, grunt and have their face turn red when trying to have a stool. The green stool may be due to the formula he is drinking, from the iron tablets you are taking or just be normal.

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Last updated Jan 3, 2014

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