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Is this normal?

My 2wk old hasnt pooped in 4days. well she finally did today and now she wont stop she has filled 3 diapers one right after the other. And it is green and loose but not watery. And GOD DOES IT SMELL. is it normal. she is breastfed

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:12 PM on Jan. 22, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Jesse does that still and he 1... Give it a couple of days and if it doesnt get better call your doc. but if she is feeling bad.. Maybe go ahead and call... Better to be safe than upset...
    HottMamaRossx2

    Answer by HottMamaRossx2 at 4:14 PM on Jan. 22, 2009

  • Is she crying and in pain? Or is she just relieved? She is still young and is still figuring out what muscles to use, call the doc just in case.
    ArmyWife112908

    Answer by ArmyWife112908 at 4:28 PM on Jan. 22, 2009

  • That is normal for a BF baby, some can go up to week without pooing and other go several times a day, as long as she is not in pain and the stool is not hard, or hard to pass; dont worry to much...if you need to feel better about this and not worry call her ped and as him/her or leave a message with the nurse.
    midnightmoma

    Answer by midnightmoma at 4:36 PM on Jan. 22, 2009

  • Sounds normal.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 4:58 PM on Jan. 22, 2009

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