10 months old baby

Question: My baby is 8.5 months.. has been on solids from 6 months. Mostly rice cereal woth veggie puree, ragi porridge, finger foods etc. We live in Western Australia n the summer is scorching here. Have been giving baby water in a sipper or by spoon after each meal n also when it gets hot. He has constipation for the last few days n from yesterday he s pooping in pellets. He s crying to poop. Have started giving prune puree n stopped all rice. Giving him only fruits n veggies. But he s in pain. What can be done?

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Answer: Hi dear! the hard poop is definitely due to lack of water, Here are few things that you can try to help baby *Keep feeding him your milk or liquids to keep him hydrated. *You can try pitted prunes, take 2 spoon of Oats cook it till done add prune puree and feed at night. *Please avoid offering Banana, Apple Rice and Toast this time. *Try and give warm water. *Papaya, prunes, pears, plums, green leafies, okra, oranges might help. Hope this helps!
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