Similar Questions with Answers
Question: My son is 5months old he is passing black stool. Is there any problem
Answer: Hi,thus looks like the baby has constipation or it is also possible if the baby is on iron medicines.
Consult to your Dr and as you are breast feeding your baby you should have adequate water this will help the baby too.
Question: From last 2 days my baby is passing dark grey stool, he is 3 month old, is there any problem?
Answer: There are majorly 3 reasons for baby to pass green to grey stool.
First, imbalance in foremilk and hindmilk. When baby takes only foremilk he is likely to pass green stool. For this feed baby for minimum of 20mins each breast. This way he ll get hindmilk.
Second, When baby has any bacterial or viral infection like cold and cough. Apply nutmeg paste on baby's chest feet and palms daily at night. And you can also use mustard garlic ajwain oil to massage his body.
Third, It could be due to stomach infection. In this case get stool test done.
Question: My son hasn't passed stool from 4 days but passing gas only ..pls suggest any home remedy for passing stool.
Answer: Don't worry its absolutely normal.
My kiddie experienced the same and my doc said upto 3months 5-10 times potty a day or sometimes no potty for 5 days is normal.also the infants system produces a lot of gas it is not because of your food,please eat healthy as the kid need all the nutrition.