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Ways to relieve constipation in 6 months old baby.



Please share more details Shilpa is your baby not passing stools everyday or a baby is passing motion once in 5 days and also crying while passing the motions I will advise you to start with complementary feeding now as it is already 6 months is your baby exclusively formula field or it is a mixture of both breastmilk and formula fed because in formula fed babies constipation is more but if the potty is soft and loose then you need not to worry and start with giving your baby porridge suji kheer at rice water from now on this will help to relieve the constipation

Hi have you started solids . How many meals you are giving? Read this article it will help you How To Treat Constipation In Babies

My baby is having pain while passing motions,
And he is just exerting pressure but not able to pass motions, due to which he is crying alot. Please help. Dr. Priyanka Patel

Baby has not went motion since 3 days then I will advise you to see your pediatrician and get one salt anema done, baby will get relieved in 10 minutes. Do not worry and then you can start giving one ml of neopeptine daily to your baby


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