It's been more than a week since my baby is passing very hard stool as has to apply very much pressure while pushing out the faeces through anus. And he passes stool on alternate days. Is it constipation and what can be done to make him pass his stool easily. Kindly help

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Updated on Oct 10, 2017

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Answer:
Some modifications in diet need to be done like increasing intake of fluids and fiber in his diet like water, soups, fruits, vegetables. For immediate relief you can consult with a paediatrician who'll advice some enema that'll help in easy passing of stools. Kindly go through the blog below for some further help in diet modifications and let us know if you have any further queries https://www.parentune.com/parent-blog/7-nutrition-tips-to-help-in-constipation-in-children/631

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