A 40-year-old member asked:
I am looking for a home remedy for child constipation?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Patrick Hieber answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Constipation: 2-3 tsp karo corn syrup/4 oz water 1-2x's /day for infants < 6 mos. Prune juice, baby prunes or pear juice for babies older than 6 months of age. Prunes/prune and/or pear juice, increased fruits/vegetables for older children. The common denominator for kids older than 6 months is increased fiber.
Answered on Feb 5, 2014
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