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1 month 3 weeks baby who i've been combining formula and breast fed but just recently i changed he's formula to soy based. he pooped dark green

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

The main agent adding color to the poo is the material made by the liver called bile. It starts out a dark green and goes thru the yellows to brown depending on the influences of various factors in the intestines. Rapid transit thru the system, as may occur with ore bulk or breast feeding may have a green, yellow or brown appearance.

Answered Aug 7, 2017

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