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Breastfeeding Hard Stools
My 6 weeks baby have constipation since she was 3 weeks, she will spend 1week without making stool,nothing work except glycerin sp, on breast feeding?
Breast fed kids: Breast fed infants can stool a little every feed or overflow a diaper once a week. If it is soft when they go it is not constipation. If stools are getting hard, i often try full strength prune juice, 1oz once or more/d.Takes about 3d to get things moving. Solids like applesauce, rice cereal or bananas often slow things down & constipate a baby. Peaces, pears, & barley are less constipating. ...Read more
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
My daughter one month old haven't passed stool four days ago till now , she was passing with each breastfeeding.Is it ok & what should I do.
Stool: Gray colored stool may be caused by the breast milk and can be a normal color. ...Read more
My 80 days boy suffering by frequent s stools dr gave endobact 3 dsys not cured.
now giving oxfloacin omidazole 5ml 4hours once for one day
no improvement I am scaring. plz help me
he is fully breastfeeding boy from birth leave stools every breastfeeding
Frequent stools: I need to know if the stools are watery, soft or normal because babies have a strong gastrocolic reflex that make them have a small bowl movement after each feeding, if that is the case as long as it is not loose or watery then it is ok especially if he is growing & gaining weight . But if the stool is loose or watery , the baby is not gaining weight then check back with his Dr. Good luck ...Read more
My baby is 4 months 3weeks old. Last day i gave her about 3spoon of lentils soup and she is 95% breastfeeding n rearly bottle feeding. Today she did dark green stool and seems like mucus in it n runny also? Isherwood did 2 times iinbetween 5 hours. Is i
Infant feeding: Lentil is an excellent source of fiber and nutritious as well. It is harder to digest especially by a 4 mo. Current thinking is to start solid foods that are nutritious and easy to digest. Cereal is not necessarily the first food to give now. It has been found that meat and /or vegetables are good to start with especially when baby is breastfed. The lentil caused the way her stools came out. ...Read more
My 8 wk old usually has yellow watery seedy stools but today it turned green mucousy with lil blood. what could be the reason? he is ex breastfeeding.
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