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Toddler having difficulty in passing stools, gets stools with suppository. Prescribed looze, cremafin. Any natural remedy?

hi doc, my son is 2.5 yrs old and hi is facing the problem in stool passing. After 1-2 days his stool get hard and difficult to pass without any suppository. My gestro pediatrician suggested 1st looze(20 ml) then cremafin(15 ml).But I am worried about the duration. I mean how long this solution will work. Can you pls suggest some alternative....
Asked On : Thu, 5 Jul 2012
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The main treatment of chronic constipation in children is dietary modifications, lots of fluids and abdominal exercises. Magnesium supplements may be helpful. For temporary relief, medicines will help.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Thu, 5 Jul 2012
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