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Infant with breast and bottle fed. Not passed stools. Any complication?

hi doctor, my son is 3.5 month old.he is both bottle fed (nan pro-1)and breast fed.but lately after he became 3 month old he is not pooping regularly .he has not pooed for the past 5 mdays and we kept suppository yesterday and then he pooped.what can be the cause?.after 3 months we changed from lactogen to nan.right from his birth we were giving formula feed.but after 3 months we changed from lactogen to nan and also increased the amount from 30 ml to 90 ml twice a day.please answer me sir...
Asked On : Sat, 24 Nov 2012
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
In this period some times baby passing stool 8 to 10 times in day(Small quantity),or some time they not passing stool 3 to 5 days also. And this is normal

You should get her evaluated once for her complaint to get her examined physically by a pediatrician.

There are many causes of constipation(passing hard stool) in infants like fault feeding style, thyroid,,Hirschsprungs disease etc

Thanks :
"I Wish your baby will Recover Soon "
Regards Dr. Sagar Mhatre

Answered: Mon, 26 Nov 2012
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