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Child vomits after feeding, has constipation. Tried medicine without relief

My daughter is 4 and half months old. She vomits if farex or externally feeded, starts vomiting just after 5 mins of feeding for 15 mins. She dos burfing this is from her birth. Now her hunger is increased and mother is unable to fulfill her need and baby vomits if feeded with external milk. Also baby is suffering from constipation from birth she do not pass stools for 5 days. every time enema is required, during these 5 days baby not feeling uncomfortable also. Her weight is as per 7.5kg. Sleep is also good. She plays good. day time sleep is more night time less. she cries very less. family pediatrician tried lot of tricks and medicines
Asked On : Mon, 14 Jan 2013
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Pediatrician 's  Response
Feb 2013
Thank you for your query,
Continue exclusive breast feeding till the completion of 5 months and from 6 months onwards home made or commercially available infant solid complimentary feeds can be started to meet the hunger of the child.
Infants may pass stool once in 4 to 5 days and it is not considered as constipation. But if the stool is hard, like hard pellets and having discomfort and crying with pain while passing stool then we can say child is constipated.
Weight is good.
Hope i have answered your query.
Answered: Tue, 15 Jan 2013
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