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What's the MN record for poo-free days with a BF baby?

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paranoidmumdroid Sun 07-Jun-09 09:06:19

My big, healthy 5 month old is now on day 11 without a poo. No discomfort, no problem eating, sleeping etc (although he is teething big-style).
I know that there's nothing wrong with him, but it would be reassuring to hear how long other babies have been between poos......

McDreamy Sun 07-Jun-09 09:07:19

DD did 7 a few weeks ago. Then there were about 3 full nappies in a row and a massive sleep! Be prepared wink

sarah293 Sun 07-Jun-09 09:17:32

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sparkle12mar08 Sun 07-Jun-09 11:31:08

14 days here. From about four weeks to 16 weeks he went every 14 days. I think mainly cos he was on infant gaviscon for reflux symptoms which is known to cause bowel slowness. It was... interesting when he finally wnet. The smell was like a wall hitting you, and there was quite literally two weeks worth in the nappy - it went everywhere. Second Riven's suggestion, you might want to stay close to home or pack multiple changes of clothes!

amidaiwish Sun 07-Jun-09 11:37:34

DD1 regularly went 13 days without a poo when bf, she'd get more and more grouchy and windy and finally would let it go.
she splattered a friend's wall with a poo explosion once
destroyed any clothes she was wearing
what a relief when she finally went though!

btw now age 5 she can still go quite a few days without a poo.

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