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A 31-year-old female asked:

Can a 1 yr old baby take everyday any kind of fiber or miralax (polyethylene glycol) because of constipation caused by whole milk?and if yes how much the recommended dose?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Diet modification: Try to increase the amount of ruins and vegetables in her diet rather than getting her started on laxatives. A good way too is to cut down on the dairy products for awhile.
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Also avoid bananas & applesauce for a while, these are natural plugs.
Jan 29, 2013
Last updated Feb 2, 2016


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