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How many bananas are too many?

My son (2.5 years) loves them. He'd eat them all day if I let him. I only let him have 2 during the day (1/2 with breakfast, 1/2 with lunch and 1/2 for 2 snacks). Anyone know if it's going to harm him if I let him have more?

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jms124

Asked by jms124 at 4:11 PM on Dec. 1, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • one a day
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:12 PM on Dec. 1, 2008

  • might bind him up
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:14 PM on Dec. 1, 2008

  • bananas usually cause constipations... but everybody is different. i wouldnt give him more than one though.
    m.robertson811

    Answer by m.robertson811 at 4:17 PM on Dec. 1, 2008

  • I thought they'd bind him up too, but they don't. Thanks fir your answers though.
    jms124

    Answer by jms124 at 4:53 PM on Dec. 1, 2008

  • I give my girls one a day with breakfast or snack... One day they ate the whole bunch the day after we bought them.. No problems.... but no more bananas until next week
    vsrillo

    Answer by vsrillo at 4:59 PM on Dec. 1, 2008

  • Great question! My daughter loves bananas too...she eats at least 1 a day, sometimes 2, and has at times eaten 3 in one day!!! She has had no problems with constipation...and I ran it by the pediatrician...and he thinks its great, had no problems with it!
    gabby423

    Answer by gabby423 at 7:28 PM on Dec. 1, 2008

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