A 26-year-old female asked:
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my 2 month old baby had diarrhoea, i was feeding him both breastmilk and formula. then i stopped the formula and now he is constipated. please help.

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Common with breast: milk to have constipation, don't worry, if you need to supplement, try a different brand of formula,introduce little amounts in the beginning then advance, if your baby is growing and passing urine fine, he/ she will be fine, keep following up with your pediatrician, good luck
Answered on Mar 26, 2015
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