Answer: Hello dear...
Constipation in toddlers happen due to their fussy eating habits, follow these steps it might be helpful for you...
Fiber rich foods
Give her fibre rich foods like whole wheat, cereals, oats
Keep your baby hydrated, you can add water in the form of juice,soups..
Raisins and prunes
You can opt raisins and prunes as snacks, for effective result make your child eats 10 raisins a day.
If they din like raisins , you can soak ten raisins in half glass of water overnight, it can be crushed and extracted as juice. This juice is very effective for constipation
Banana smoothie is know as natural softener, it not only releives constipation, it is a great stamina booster
Dry fruits milkshake
Dry fruits are loaded with lot of minerals and antioxidants, you can blend dry fruits with milk in a blender ,and serve. This shake contains lot of vitamins and minerals that needed for baby's growth
Try these tips to your baby,hope it helps..
Constipation in a 14 months old is sign that you are offering more solids and less water what he/she needs.
1. Give steam bath.
2. Massage the stomach.
3. Keep feeding him your milk or liquids to keep him hydrated.
4.You can try pitted prunes, take 2 spoon of Oats cook it till done add prune puree and feed at night
5. Please avoid offering Banana, Apple Rice and Toast this time.
6.Try and give warm water.
7.Papaya, prunes, pears, plums, green leafies, okra, oranges, radish might help in relieving constipation..
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Question: my baby is suffering from constipation...how to relieve it
Answer: Hello dear.. since your baby is in breastfeeding, Mother's diet play an important role in babies digestive issues and consitipation problem,to avoid constipation in breastfeeding do following things..
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 feed baby with raisin juice ,it relieves constipation and it is good for digestive system
Feed him with little warm water
Feed him Banana puree will be more effective in reducing constipation.
If it persist ,it is better to consult pediatrician..