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My 3.5 week old hasn't pooed for 48 hours - previously she was pooing daily (soft and yellow).Exclusively formula fed from birth. She does not seem to be in any discomfort and is weeing and eating normally.Cycling legs / warm bath / tummy rubs haven't kicked anything off.Should I be seeing the GP or is this normal for FF babies in your experience? I know it's quite normal for BF babies to go days but didn't think formula would be the same.Thank you!
No sooner had I posted that than my daughter did the biggest, most explosive poo ever seen. It even reached the neck opening of her baby gro.The power of Mumsnet
Haha! I came on to let you know my son had a couple of days like that & then like magic did the biggest poo ever everywhere!
According to my HV when DD was that age it isquite normal for a baby not to poo for several days, even up to a week! And if their nappies are wet and they're in good spirits, they're fine.I get a bit jittery if DD goes 48 hours without a poo, partially in concern for her digestive health and partially in concern for what will happen when the dam bursts.
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