A member asked:

My 6 month baby has very hard stools once every two days. her diet includes home made pured peas, apples, pears, carrots, butternut, sweet potatoes, rooibos teas, breast milk, meat, prunes& pears store bought. should i be worried about constipation?

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

If baby is bothered by the process I would make some changes. The apples constipate many infants.Full strength prune juice 1-3 oz given spaced out usually loosens them within 3 days.

Answered Aug 1, 2019



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