Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: yola | 2012/01/17

Q.

water

Dear Doc,
is it safe to give water with sugar to a 5 weeks old baby to ease constipation

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

No, this is not a good idea. You need to find out why your very young baby is constipated. At this age it is probably due to the formula your baby is on. Change to another formula such as Lactogen1. If your baby stays constipated on the new formula, please write to me again.

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Posted by: yola | 2012/01/19

Thanks Doc, she is currently on NAN will change her

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