You always need to try and find the cause of constipation rather than treating the effects. It seems that the problem with constipoation started when your baby was put onto NAN2. Try her on another formula such as Lactogen2 first and see if the constipation persists. If not Duphalac is a good and safe medicine for constipation and the usual dose is 5ml daily. You will need to give this medicine for at least 2 weeks and possibly longer if needed but under the guidance of your paediatrician.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.