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Child has constipation, taking Oxetol. How can we eliminate constipation?

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My daughter is three and half years old, she is suffering from constipation, we are giving sufficient water, she is suffering from fits and taking dosage of oxetol, please guide us how to eliminate consipation. She is suffering from consipation for the past one week and we are giving medication for fits for the past one and half months

Posted Sat, 21 Jul 2012 in Child Health
Answered by Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani 52 minutes later
Thanks for posting query,
Her problem of having constipation seems to be due to taking Oxetol as it can produce constipation.
But this medicine is to be continued.
Give more vegetable soups and other diet fiber containing food.
Give her fruits like banana, watermelon, Papita etc.
Give plenty of water as you are giving.
You can give mild laxative daily at night.
Hope, I answered your query. If you have further query or clarification, please ask.
I will be happy to help.
Ok and bye.
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Hi Sir,

Thanks for your reply

Answered by Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani 2 hours later
Hi Prasadji,

Thanks for writing back.

If you like my answer, rate the answer and you can close the discussion.

Wish you and your daughter good health.

Dr. Ramesh.
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