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Green/gray baby poo

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Redtractorwontsleep Sun 02-Nov-14 21:35:31

My baby has had dark greenish/gray sludgy poo for 3 days. He is well otherwise, FF, taking the same amount as normal. Will contact HV/GP in the morning but any ideas what could be the problem?

Haggisfish Sun 02-Nov-14 21:36:08

How old is your baby?

Haggisfish Sun 02-Nov-14 21:37:22

Green poo normally isn't anything to worry about. Do you use a nappy cream? We used metanium and it made Dds poo a very grey colour round the outside-most unnerving!!

Redtractorwontsleep Sun 02-Nov-14 21:40:13

He's 10weeks. I use sudocream. His stools are normally pale and a little hard but this is really sludgy and this really odd colour!

NormHonal Sun 02-Nov-14 21:40:15

Are you weaning yet, specifically with bananas or blueberries?

Mint sauce-like poo accompanied colic for one of our DCs but it was obvious she wasn't well/happy.

NormHonal Sun 02-Nov-14 21:40:47

X-post forget the banana/blueberry theory then!

Haggisfish Sun 02-Nov-14 21:41:38

Usually green poo is an indicator of a slight tummy upset or virus. Do check with hv or gp but if he's weeing lots and happy in himself, it's probably nothing to worry about.

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