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Poo strike

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3rdtimesacharm Sun 03-Jul-11 18:47:29

My 16 week old bf ds hasn't had a poo for just over a week. Have bf dds but never knew them to go this long without a poo. Is this normal or should I be worried?

Any tips for helping things along? Did the warm bath thing but nothing so far.

RitaMorgan Sun 03-Jul-11 19:02:23

Is he ok in himself, any discomfort, hard tummy?

If he's fine then I wouldn't worry. There was a thread recently about a baby who went 21 days!

JiltedJohnsJulie Sun 03-Jul-11 19:54:05

As long as he isn't in pain it is ok. Don't think they even bother checking it out until it gets past the 2 week stage.

3rdtimesacharm Sun 03-Jul-11 21:27:13

Thanks for replies. He's been a bit unsettled this afternoon but has been asleep for past 3 hours so clearly not in pain. I'll try to stop worrying!

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