Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Rose | 2010/11/15

Q.

Hard stools

Imy 4 months old boy is on solids, it is hard for him to pass stools, and his stools are dry

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby boy is constipated.Babies really struggle to pass stools when they are constipated. I presume that he is on a formula feed. You should change his formula to a casein-rich formula such as Lactogen1 first to see if this helps.

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