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4 weeks old been on formula for 2 weeks after 2 weeks of breastfeeding poo is now green and stringy almost like strings of mucas is that normal?

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Dr. Neigatha Graney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Normal Stool Changes: 4 wk old with change in stools. Breast fed babies typically have runny, seedy, yellow stools whereas formula stools can be darker and green to brown colors. Strands of stringy mucous can also be seen. If your baby is comfortable, gaining weight and feeding well, no action is needed. Do keep your next well baby exam which will be at age 2 months old.
Answered on Aug 9, 2014

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