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Toddler Stomach problems?

My 34 month old little girl complanes of her stomach hurting some times after she eats, her stools go from rock hard to diareah mushy, any advise?

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srbaby7

Asked by srbaby7 at 1:35 PM on Jan. 11, 2011 in Health

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  • Food allergies. Probably something like milk or wheat/gluten.
    misses_nick

    Answer by misses_nick at 1:36 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Could be lack of fluids, could be an allergy, could just be her diet in general.
    What does she eat?
    Sandyr911

    Answer by Sandyr911 at 4:52 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • Monitor her diet closely and track when the stools are different. The easiest item to eliminate is dairy. If that makes a difference she is either lactose intoelrant or sensitve to dairy. If there is no change start eliminating other food types and go from there...
    maybaby22

    Answer by maybaby22 at 11:54 AM on Jan. 13, 2011

  • Give her some mierlax (SP?) My DD has the same problem, she gets half a scoop every morning, and then I don't need to worry about changing a dirty diaper every 5 minutes. I had a problem with that the other night, she went through 20 diapers in an hour, because she pooped every 5 minutes.
    AddisonsMommy12

    Answer by AddisonsMommy12 at 10:06 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • Take her to a gastronologist is your best bet! believe me they can work wonders!!
    mom18103

    Answer by mom18103 at 11:31 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • My pediatrician told me to add a tsp or so of dark Karo syrup to my daughter's drink to help loosen her stool. My pediatrician has nine children of her own besides her chosen profession, so I take her word as gospel. It worked for my daughter. Use peppermint for an upset stomach. I use certs.
    bradymommy

    Answer by bradymommy at 1:29 AM on Jan. 16, 2011

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