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The only thing that I found that helped with my newborn was sugar water. About a teaspoon of sugar dissolved in two ounces of water did the trick for my little boy.

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Q: What can you do for constipation in your newborn?
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My newborn has constipation, What can I do to treat it?

Sugar is commonly used as a way to aid with constipation because it encourages water to be removed from the body, which will in turn encourage the infant to have a bowel movement.

How do you get rid of your newborn' s constipation?

Let him drink water, rectal stimulation to make him go or checked if formula is overdiluted when prepared. Overdilution can cause constipation. Formula fortified with iron makes you constipated.

What do you do if your newborn hasn't pooped since birth?

It depends on how long it is. If it more than a couple of days then go to the doctor to check for constipation.

Where can one get advice on how to deal with a newborns constipation?

You can get advice on how to deal with a newborn's constipation online at websites such as KidsHealth, MayoClinic, and WebMD. You can also start feeding your child natural food that has been proven to loosen their stool such as prunes, plums, raisins, and cherries.

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