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    2 year old that goes several days without a bowelmovement
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    Miffy56 posted:
    My granddaughter somehow is "holding" in her bowel movements.
    Her belly becomes swollen, and she has traumatic episodes of sweating, crying, getting on her tip toes to have a bowel movement.
    She goes many days without having one.
    The Pediatrician recommended Miralax. It isn't like the child is constipated, as when she does finally go the consistency is normal, the amount is not, it is very large.
    We have tried pear juice, fiber, and the Miralax with no improvement.
    Has anyone else out there had a similar experience with their toddler?
    Thank you kindly
     
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    mjapelingon responded:
    Oh my God, thats crazy. when my friend's baby had a symptoms like that, the MD just did trial and error with the MILK ok the baby and also baby needs to take lots and lots of PURE WATER.


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