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    Baby cant poop
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    iujeff1 posted:
    I'm a grandpa of a 2 month old baby and she hasn't pooped in a week. What can we do here? I know from experience babies go every day if not more.
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    mertz007 responded:
    PRUNE JUICE. My grandaughter was EXTREMLY constipated from birth. Ask her doctor about a little prune juice. It really made the difference for my grandaughter.
     
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    butterfly19790424 responded:
    I had to change formula. I was using Enfamil and that was horrible on my baby's stomach. I switched to Similac and we haven't had any issues.
     
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    blue_eyes23 responded:
    sugar water and karo syrup help loosen the stool
     
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    sunfifer responded:
    My doctor said to give them a small amount of apple juice mixed with water. It worked almost right away with my little one.


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