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What causes green stool?

hi ,

my baby is 1.5 month old he is passing green stool , he is breast fed and also formula fed (lactogen 1 ) , my pedetrican suggested to give econorm. Does econorm has side effect , is green stool some thing serious.

please answer ..


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GS
Thu, 29 May 2014
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Hi
Thanks for writing to healthcare magic.
fromula fed babies tend to have green to yellow stools
Its pretty normal
Nothing to worry, econorm does not have any side effect, it is safe

The green coloured stool will change to normal in a few days
Wishing him speedy recovery
Regards
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