Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Sinda | 2010/09/23

Q.

14 weeks baby with a loose poop

Hi there my baby girl is 14 weeks old and i have been breastfeeding her for 3 month until i had to go back to work, and now she is on S26 then i only breastfeed before and when i come back from work.but the problem is lately she has been having watery poop im not sure if i should call it diarrehea please help coz im not sure if i should change the formular or what!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Since changing your baby onto the S26 her stools have been rather loose and watery. She may have some lactose intolerance or possibly an allergy to cow's milk.Try her on an acidified formula first such as NAN Pelargon. Let me know if her loose stools continue once she is on the NAN Pelargon.

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