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6 month baby is having green stool consistently, otherwise normal. Is every thing ok ?

My 6 month baby boy is having greeny stool consistently. It s been 4 month that he is having green colored stool. he is doing well. But also I had a stool test of him which gave following results in physical examination Color: brown Consistency: soft Blood: nil Mucus: present In microscopic examination, RBC indicated 1-2hpf. Is every thing ok, please help
Asked On : Wed, 13 Feb 2013
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Thanks for your query.
It is normal for breastfed babies to pass 5 to 6 motions a day,color ranges from yellow to green
Stool test is normal,as your child is also doing well so nothing to worry.
Since your baby is 6 months of age i suggest you to start complemantary feeding that is in addition to milk give him rice water,dal water,coconut water.
Start with one food item and give it for 4 to 5 days before introducing other.
Wishing your baby good health.
God bless.
Answered: Fri, 15 Feb 2013
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