Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

How to help DD go?

I hope everyone is ok with a question regarding going number 2.

My two year old daughter won't go ,,,,,she is holding it in. I think because it hurt to make a BM in the past. Any suggestions? Diet?

Thanks!

Answer Question
 
CSJMommy3

Asked by CSJMommy3 at 8:59 PM on May. 17, 2011 in Kids' Health

Level 8 (209 Credits)
Answers (29)
  • Apple juice?
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 9:03 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • Check with your Pediatrician, possible a stool softner or Karo syrup in milk and also make sure she gets plenty of fiber and fluids. There might be something new on the market that will help her, don't hesitate to call your Pediatricians' nurse... Good Luck.
    LeJane

    Answer by LeJane at 9:03 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • im not sure my Ds will poop in the potty but wont pee!
    myboysRmyhero

    Answer by myboysRmyhero at 9:05 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • Fiber, oatmeal, juices, water, those are things i give my kids to loosen stools.
    sarahlu

    Answer by sarahlu at 9:27 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • brats make it hard to poo in some children..
    (bananna's, rice, apple sauce, and toast)

    prune juice, avocados, water, most juices and high fiber foods help loosen them
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 10:14 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • Prune juice or apple juice might help.
    bether89

    Answer by bether89 at 11:11 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • try some prune or pear juice. you could also try giving her the dried prunes and anything high in fiber is supposed to help.
    Kainalu55

    Answer by Kainalu55 at 4:14 AM on May. 18, 2011

  • Fiber and prune juice. Ask your pediatrician if she can have a stool softener.
    slw123

    Answer by slw123 at 9:47 AM on May. 18, 2011

  • fruits and veggies... skip the milk
    asil

    Answer by asil at 7:04 PM on May. 18, 2011

  • I would definitely check with your pediatrician here.
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 11:21 PM on May. 18, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN