Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: EM | 2009/07/13

Q.

runny tummy/constipation

Hi Doc,my 21 month old baby had a runny tummy and all of a sudden she is constipated what' s the cause?and what can help?
Thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is quite common after a period of diarrhoea. It often helps to use a single infant glycerine suppository for this kind of constipation. Let me know if your baby's constipation continues.

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