5 months old baby

Question: My baby is 5 month old and he is not passing motion for 7 days he is only breastfeeding nothing else is giving. He has stomach pain also and cries lot. I keep soap in the anus to pass motion. What should I do with my baby?? How can I help him to pass motion smoothly??

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Answer: Pl don't do anything like that. It's normal with breastfed babies. My same age baby does the same, sometimes poops daily, sometimes once in a week or more. Doctors said its normal and nothing is to be done. But need to consult a doctor if baby is in extreme pain due to this or if he passes hard stools.
Answer: Stop putting soap into his anus.remember breastfed babies does not poop daily sometimes they take a week to poop u can gv ur baby gripe water which is very helpful for babies.
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