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What do i do about mushy almost diarrhea like poop for a wk?

My daughter is 7 months old. Recently she had a HUGE stuck poopie and i had to help her get it out. After that i gave her prune juice/water mixture to help her get everything out. Well every since then she poops like 3-5 times a day and its like diarrhea! Its going on a wk and im getting worried. I keep her hydrated and everything but i dont know if i should take her in. Does anyone know what to do?

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Asked by Jennie07 at 7:28 AM on Oct. 11, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Bananas and oatmeal. Oatmeal is really good for regularity because it bulks up stools without causing diarrhea. Bananas help to stop diarrhea and replace potassium - mashed potatoes help stop diarrhea too. Yogurt is also a good idea.


    Answer by FlyMom07 at 8:52 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • Rice baby cereal, there is even a rice formula, it's expensive, but it would help get her regulated again

    Answer by Mishelly728 at 10:19 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • Hi mama, maybe I missed it, but is she also breastfeeding? Either way, go to this link - LOTS of good info -


    Answer by ashwinsmommy at 6:38 PM on Oct. 11, 2008

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