Childhood Diseases

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Posted by: Constipation of a 2 months old | 2012-06-28

Q.

Constipation of a 2 months old

My baby girls is 2 months old and she is suffering from constipation, I have tried what doctors said, milk of megnesia, warm water with brown sugar, lacson, orange now i took her to the hospital they put Lannon Glycerine Supposetries I think it''s helping her but would she live on this? Her stomach is growling and she is in pain at the hospital they checked her and said I must change the food she was eating which was Nan, I changed her to S26 God and no I am not breastfeeding

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is definitely the formula that is causing your baby to be so constipated. You can change her to either Lactogen1 or even better would be Novalac IT. Read the instructions on the Novalac IT tin carefully before you start if you do choose this formula.

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