Similar Questions with Answers
Question: My 3 months old baby not pooping for 2 days.he is formula fed.
Answer: Hi dear, as per doctors it is ok if babies not poop for couple of days, try to give massage baby tummy in clock wise, it will help
Question: 2 months old baby girl not pooping
Answer: Newborn digestive system is very sensitive as it is still in developing stage. That's why it's common for them to have gas, constipation, stomach reflux etc.
When baby’s body is low on water then also constipation can occur or if there is any change in mother’s diet.
Make sure you are feeding your baby at every two hours. Whenever you feed your baby drunk a glass of water, this will keep you hydrated and in turn baby will be hydrated.
Include more of leafy vegetables and fibres in your diet. Eat food which is easy to digest. Avoid taking complex food as it might take long for then to be digested and can disturb your baby’s digestive system as well.
Don't feed baby anything other than bm/fm.
You can apply heeng water around her navel.
Massage her minimum twice a day. Around her navel make circles first anticlockwise then clockwise while pressing gently.
Give your baby tummy time (make her lie on her stomach), for 10-15mins in a day this will strengthen the muscles around her abdomen thus improving her digestive system.
Avoid giving any over the counter medicine or gripe water to your baby.
Question: My baby is 3.5month old,he is pooping 4to5 times a day.what should i do
It is quite common to poop 5-6 times a day.some babies will poop upto 6 months in this way. It is because of the gas inside his body.sometimes the poop of ur baby depends on the food u take if u r breastfeeding. please dont panic and continue ur breastfeeding so that it will automatically come down.
Question: My baby is 6 months old...and pooping very hard...what is the reason
Answer: Dear it is happening due to contipation. Please increase some water intake of ur baby. Also give more of fruits purees, juice to ur baby for the poop to become smooth.
Try these steps to prevent and ease the pain of constipation:-
1.) Burp Often. Burping helps relieve gas by allowing air to escape from the body, keeping it from building up.
2.) Keep Baby Upright while breastfeeding
3.) Pump Baby's Legs
4.) Draw a Warm Bath
5.) Try a Baby Massage
6.) Check feeding position. "When you're nursing or bottle-feeding, try to keep the baby's head higher than her stomach.
Hope this helps.