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Miffykins123 Fri 01-Jan-16 19:26:36

My baby is 4 months old and has had dark green poo for the last few weeks. She is only bottle fed and poos once a day. Not too runny or hard. Is there anything to worry about...?
I'm a first time mum and never posted here before. Hope this makes sense.

changingagain Fri 01-Jan-16 19:32:23

I'm also a first time mum to a 4 month old bf baby. He poos several times a day and its normally orange during the day and greenish in the evening. I don't know what it's meant to be but hopefully its reassuring for you to hear that your DD isn't the only one with green poos.

dementedpixie Fri 01-Jan-16 19:34:21

Some formulas routinely turn poo green. If your lo is ok in themselves then I am sure there is no issue

Miffykins123 Sat 02-Jan-16 11:23:29

Thanks - she seems happy. But you suddenly get these doubts!

Touchacat Sat 02-Jan-16 20:07:38

Teething can cause green poo I think. Certainly the case for my baby.
Mine also had the green poo in the evenings thing - not sure what the reason is but think it's normal.

FuzzyOwl Sat 02-Jan-16 20:13:06

Teething and comfort formula give my lo green poo. I think some other normal formulas do as well.

Figwin Mon 04-Jan-16 16:51:41

My bub was on SMA and tended to have green poos but if it's worrying you it might be worth asking your HV x

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