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A 23-year-old male asked:

Pedia lax glycerin suppositories to my 4 year old because he was having a hard time he now has runny poop after have 2 small hard ones. is this okay?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Paradoxical diarrhea: He may still be constipated. He may have runny stool,around hard retained stool. An enema or stool softener may be necessary
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