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7 yr old with constipation
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Mattsmom16 posted:
It seems my 7 yr old has constipation issues.
His dr recommended giving him flax seed / flax seed oil

Is this more effective than the pedia lax enemas and laxatives?
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momuv4girls responded:
When my daughter had constipation issues, her pedi recommended using Miralax daily.

It worked great!

-Kathleen
 
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Mattsmom16 replied to momuv4girls's response:
how quick does it work?
 
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momuv4girls replied to Mattsmom16's response:
In a day or so....but its something you should use for a few weeks, to get him on-track.

There are always Enemas - if he needs faster relief. You can buy an infant one, and I bet that would work too.

-Kathleen
 
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Mattsmom16 replied to momuv4girls's response:
I am wavering between the Enema and pedia lax tablet. I guess both provide the desired effect.


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