Few days old baby

Question: My baby is 7 days old and seems to be constipated today. He hasn't passed motion since 24 hours. Any quick remedies?

1 Answers
Question
Answer: If you are breastfeeding no need to worry.once in 7 days or multiple times in a day is quite common. Check out on the pee count,it should be min 7-8 times a day. If possible do a slight massage to the stomach in clockwise and anticlockwise direction.and bicycling the legs. Hope this helps.
  • avatar
    Poonam Joshi191 days ago

    Thanks for the help 😊

Similar Questions with Answers
Question: my baby is 9 days old,he hasn't passed the motion yet is it normal.??
Answer: No dear it's not normal...usually baby has to pass stool day 1 itself...it has been a long dat to 9 days u consult ur doc as soon as possible
»Read All Answers
Question: My baby is 9 days old and since 5 days he has not passed motion...
Answer: Hi dear As the only source of feed for the baby is breast milk there is nothing to worry for 10 days.. if the baby is not feeding properly or if you feel that the normal urination and other activities are reduced you can go to the paed doctor. You keep feeding the baby on regular intervals and there might be a chance that if the baby's stmach fills completely and still feeding continues he or she will pass motion.. keep observing his stomach, it should be loose always. If its hard then check with doctor after 10 days if the baby doesnt pass stool.
»Read All Answers
Question: my baby is 1month old and he is not passed motion since 3 days is it normal or any problem
Answer: Hello dear... Since your baby is in breastfeeding, mother's diet play an vital role in digestion process, so it should fullfill baby's need Mother's should take food in regular intervals, you can 5-6 small meals, will helps to reduce gas. Please don't Starve yourself,it will increase the problem Take fiber rich diet, comprises of wholegraibs,cereals, millets Eat plenty of fruits and vegetables, you can also take veg with high water content like pumpkin, cucumber, raddish,plantain stem,celery,it can taken in the form of soups,salads,sabji Avoid caffeine,cold drinks,packed foods,deep fried items Keep yourself hydrated,drink 10 - 12 glasses of water, you can also have fruit juice too Drink butter milk will reduce dehydration and releives for constipation Intake of figs and prunes will help your baby releive in constipation Boil water with ajwan seed ,and then drink,it helps a lot for indigestion. Thank you
»Read All Answers
Question: My baby hasn't passed urine since last five hours
Answer: Was baby sleeping for these hours? Don't worry if ur baby is on bm he should pee at least 6-8 times a day..Still you have 18 hrs to check
»Read All Answers