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3 week old baby - poo comes out fizzing - is this normal?

(7 Posts)
helpivegottogivebirth Sun 28-Jun-09 08:59:02

It is like fizzing foam when it comes out - she is on trimethoprim anti-biotics. Do you think this is the cause?

My diet is pretty normal.

Prosecco Sun 28-Jun-09 09:48:18

Yes. Antibiotics can cause the runs. Should settle down when done. Was it like this before ABs?

schilke Sun 28-Jun-09 11:31:27

I can definitely remember fizzing and that was without abs!

ImOverHere Sun 28-Jun-09 11:33:13

Yup, had the same with my DS (although not DD). I just assumed it was where he had swallowed wind/air when feeding and I hadn't got it all up (and what goes in has got to come out!). I was rather impressed with it myself.

ches Wed 01-Jul-09 05:09:32

Call the doctor... probably antibiotics and it'll probably give her heinous nappy rash.

Fruitysunshine Wed 01-Jul-09 10:22:27

I have to say, not the most adult of responses, but the visual I got with the original post made me giggle!

LittleWeePickle Tue 07-Jul-09 22:50:54

DS2 (now 4mo) produced fizzy broccoli at the same age... smile

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