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my 7 year old is pooping green

what does this sound like he has been doing it fo like 2 days or so

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:39 AM on Aug. 19, 2009 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • If his health is fine, i would not even worry about it. Sometimes those fruity snacks can really alter the color of your child's poo. Anything that has dye in it can. I remember when we went to disney, my daughter ate this weird sour blue powder stuff......her poop was neon blue for 2 whole days! It was quite fascinating & funny! He just ate something that changed the color of his poo, i would not worry about it at all.

    Answer by samurai_chica at 9:44 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • did your child eat a lot of green veggies lately, green jello, pudding or play-doh? has it only been going on for 1 day or more. I wouldn't worry too much there are food colors out there that will turn poop green. It happens to a lot of people every so often. I know when I had my sons b-day cake made It looked like a race car tire so it was colored black. we all had green poop the next day, aren't you glad I shared that with I know TMI !!


    Answer by justgrape723 at 9:46 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • samurai_chica ya his health is fine not caughing or getting sick or any thing just geen poop
    justgrape723 no he doesnt eat green any thing no colo stuff becasue rght now he cant have thing until we find out whats wrong with him on his stomack he had cake 2 weeks ago on his birthday lol

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:51 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • Grape juice or grape koolaid will cause green poop.

    Answer by kustomkrochet at 9:51 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • kustomkrochet
    he dont dink it he only can drink water he cant drink milk or any thing with color in it

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:37 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • I have always heard that "green poop" meant not enough veggies in the dieat. Has your soon being skipping his usual veggies for the past few days?

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:02 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • *diet

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:10 AM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • What's he been eating? If he's been eating green, he will poop green.

    Answer by NannyB. at 12:00 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • My daughter sometimes has green poop and my mom ( a nurse) told me that it could be that she is producing excess bile, doctor said its not a problem since she is healthy and not causing stomach problems.

    Answer by CaLizzyMom at 12:35 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • too much veggies, possible to much iron or alot of purple food coloring.

    Answer by pagirl71 at 1:02 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

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