Constipation in Children (Infants)

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Comment from: Malak, 0-2 Male (Caregiver) Published: October 30

My child is one year and a half old, and since he was 5 month he has had constipation. He passes stools every 5 days and he suffers a lot, crying, and shouting. I am giving him food full of fibers plus vegetables and fruits plus laxative medication, and he is still constipated.

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REFERENCES:

Blackmer, AB, et al. "Constipation in the Pediatric Patient: An Overview and Pharmacologic Considerations." Medscape. J Pediatr Health Care. 2010;24(6):385-399.
<https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/731973_5>

Borowitz, SM, MD. "Pediatric Constipation Treatment & Management." Medscape. Updated: Sep 19, 2016.
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