Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
120 Doctors are Online

Infant on formula, has light green stool, no change with salmozyme. Normal?

Sir, My 2.5 months son who is formula fed (using Lactogen 1) is passing LIGHT green colour stool since 02 days. Previouly, since last month he was passing stool the colour of which was a bit green at first and then yellow. It continued for fortnight and the one day he passed DARK geern colur stool. we immediately consulted our pediatric who said to observe the same and gave medicine -salmozyme 05 drops twice daily. Next day he passed the same stool he was passing earlier i.e. a bit green first and then yellow till day before yesterday. since two days he is passing LIGHT green colour stool. Kindly mail me is this normal or is there any problem. Your kind Reply is awaited. Yours faithfully, AROOP SEN YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Mon, 10 Sep 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  121
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Pediatrician 's  Response
I suggest you get a stool routine examination done and look for any infection. Meanwhile you can add a pro-biotic combination like Econorm sachet once a day. Thanks.
Answered: Mon, 10 Sep 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor