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Infant with watery motion, pooped twice. Is this likely to be "loose motions"?

My baby is 5days old. He is currently being fed breast milk and formula. His motions changed color from black (days 1-2), to brown (days 2-4), then to yellow thin and watery on day 5. Also, he pooped twice in quick succession the watery and yellow stool. Is this likely to be "loose motions"? Is this something to be checked out with his pediatritian? Thanks in advance for your response.
Asked On : Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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thanks for your quiry
this is the normal transition in stool colour and composition
nothing to worry about this
this is a frequent happening with breast fed infants
its easily digestable and children pass stool even 11 times aday
continue breast feeding
enjoy good health with your baby
hope this will solve your quiery
Answered: Sun, 21 Apr 2013
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