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What could cause passing of green stools ?

Hi my baby is 6 weeks old and bottle fed, he as just started passing dark green stools with a bit of yellow he is crying more then usual and seems to have a bit of a cold sweat I was told that this maybe normal as its a sign of colic but im worried I am going to book him in to the doctors but was just wondering if you could help and advise me. Hes weight is 12lb 13oz
Wed, 9 Nov 2016
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Hi...Thank you for consulting in Health Care magic.

This is a normal finding at this age.

Unless the kid's having low urine output or very dull or excessively sleepy or blood in motion or green bilious vomiting...you need not worry.

Regards - Dr. Sumanth
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