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What the right dose of miralax for a 4 month old baby?

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Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
I recommend 2.5-5 ml: but this depends a little on the size of your baby. Preschool children easily tolerate 1 cap full, which is 17 grams (about a tablespoon or 15ml). If dose is not effective in 8-12 hours, a repeat dose may be given until stool is soft. Too large a dose will cause diarrhea and can potentially cause dehydration, so be sure to offer fluids.

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Last updated Jan 27, 2018

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