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1 Month Old Baby Constipated Breastfed
Constipation in 1yea: 1 month old is either on breast milk or formula feeding.The breast fed babies have variable stools, from going each time they are fed to no stools for two or three days you really do not have to worry about that unless baby is crancky and looks sick.In babies formula fedif there is no medical reason after evaluation by the pediatrician, you can try stool softners, but most of time it is self limited. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prune or pear juice: I usually recommend for babies of that age 1 ounce of undiluated prune or pear juice (available at the grocery store) for the baby one to two times a day as necessary. For recurrent constipation, some parents may need to give the baby a smaller amount daily to prevent constipation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My breastfed infant is a month old and for the last few days she has been having 1-2 bowel movements a day. Is she constipated if so what to give her?
Probably OK: It is not unusual for babies to have change in stool pattern as they grow. . Also, it is normal for breastfed babies to have longer periods of time with no stools. Breast milk is the perfect baby food, thus there is less "waste" so to speak. If the baby's stomach is not distended, and he has a large soft stool infrequently this is not constipation requiring intervention. ...Read more
Are you sure?: First question is - why do you think they are constipated? If its only because they strain a lot, but the poop is soft, then it likely is completely normal and not constipation at all. Only rock hard pebbly poop defines constipation at this age. Straining is normal. Babies are learning how to poop and aren't good at it. Thus they strain. Just like they don't walk or talk, they don't poop either. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are you sure?: Many parents think their breast fed baby is constipated because they no longer stool every day somewhere between 2 weeks and 1 month. This is because the body is now efficiently using that breast milk. As long as the stool your baby does have is soft, and your baby isn't in pain, your baby is not constipated and you should not worry. Breast fed babies can go days without stooling! Good luck! ...Read more
Constipated: If you are breast feeding your baby is probably not consmtipated. Breast fed babies can go as long as a week without having a stool. They also do a lot of grunting before having an actual bowel movement.If you are bottle feeding you can add a tsp of dark karo syrup to a four ounce bottle of formula. ...Read more
1 month old baby 36.2 temperature won't stop crying. Pooped today but won't take a bottle at this time.
Needs to be checked: 1 month old baby with normal temp of 36.2c, and cintinyuing ti cry and refusing to feed needs to be checked, to find what is wrong.Crying for a short period or when hungry or constipated or havin intestinal colic or gassy is not abnormal and is expected but crying constantly and refusing to feed needs evaluation by your babies pediatrician. ...Read more
I have a 1 month old baby she has not poop in two days. Im breastfeeding by the way. Is it normal or what should I do?
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