Question: My 28 days baby is havin constipation problem. He passes alot of gas. His stool os hard. He crys. What to do??
Answer: Hello dear.. Breast milk is the only food to baby till six months,since your baby is in exclusive breastfeeding, Mother's diet play an important role in babies digestive issues and consitipation problem,to avoid constipation in breastfeeding do following things in your diet,will definitely help baby in relieving constipation
Mother's should eat at regular intervals,please don't Starve yourself, because it may increase gas issues in baby
Have a fiber rich foods that includes wholewheat,oats, grains and cereals...
Include lot of vegetables and fruits in your diet..
Eat guava with breakfast it will help a lot
Make a habit of eating figs and prunes daily,can drink raisin juice it relieves constipation
Drink lot of water,stay yourself hydrated,also include fresh juice ,milk..
You can take Banana smoothie,figs smoothie will be more effective in reducing constipation.
You can also drink ajwan or cumin water,and then breastfeed baby,it help lot in reducing indigestion
If it persist ,it is better to consult pediatrician..
Question: my baby having constipation what to do . it seems becoming to hard little blood coming out with stool
Constipation in a 8 months old is sign that you are offering more solids than what he/she needs and the water intake is less.
1. Give steam bath.
2. Massage the stomach.
3. Make his legs exercise in bycycle motion.
4.give tummy time.
5.Keep feeding him your milk to keep him hydrated.
6.You can try pitted prunes, feed her in paste form.
7. Steamed carrot puree Also in very good.
8. Please avoid offering Banana, Apple Rice and Toast this time.
9.Orange juice can be offered.
10.Warm water sip by sip also works well.
11.Include papaya in her diet.
If everything fails please discuss with Doctor.
Question: My baby is 40 days old..he feels discomfort while passing stool..seems like constipation..wat to do for that
Answer: hi newborn babies don't pass stool for one week and that's also normal. so please don't worry and massage baby stomach in circular motion with lukewarm hing paste.
you can also massage baby's tummy during giving in regular massage with lukewarm oil near navel in clockwise direction.
hope this helps .