Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: lee-ann | 2011/07/25

Q.

What can one use for constipation

hi doc
My little boy is 10 mothns old and seems to be constipated as he cries when he has to pass a stool, what can I use to ease the constipation. He is on Infatrini.

Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It would be best to change your baby's formula to a special formula called Novalac IT2. For the first 2 days alternate the Novalac IT2 every second bottle with his usual formula. After the 2 days give your baby only the Novalac IT2 formula.

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