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Q:

Hi mommies, yesterday my baby had IPV. it was his last dose, no fever and is active and eating well. but there was a little mucus in his poop today morning. does that happen? he never had mucus after vaccines before.



asha chaudhry

Aditi Manja Shruti Giri Neha Sharma wud u know?

Sheeba Vijesh

Dr. Payal M Dr.Shilpitha Shanthappa Roopashree Siddireddy

Shruti Giri

little mucus doesn't always mean anything serious...i dont think vaccination has anything to do wid this as its not oral... oral vaccination can cause this sometimes.. like rotavirus.. but not ipv

Neha Sharma

Hello Sheeba Vijesh, as far as I know ipv has no relation with mucousy poop. I have read somewhere that mucous in poop is generally because of taking in lot of saliva, is ur baby teething or drooling? Keep a watch on the poop for next 24 hrs, if it's same pls consult the doc.

Roopashree Siddireddy

It's just heat I feel.. he have tightened the muscles during injection I feel. So next day..so mucus poop due to stress I feel. Observe for one more day. If poop is frequent and still like that..then Consult your doctor. I feel..it's ok. No need to worry. Summer season.. if anything new if he has eaten...or more mangoes or other things like that..then they poop like this.

Sheeba Vijesh

thank you gals asha chaudhry Shruti GiriNeha Sharma Roopashree Siddireddy... i will keep a watch on his poop... 😊

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa

hello.
usually ipv is nothing to do with mucous poop... but if it continues then need a pedea opinion... if tht was oly once then no need to worry 😊

Sheeba Vijesh

thank you Dr.Shilpitha Shanthappa 😊

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