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22 Feb 2010

constipation, 18 month old
hi Doc, my son since 3 weeks ago. He had diarhea then and things havent been the same since. He cries when passing stool like its painful. What can i give him to relief the pain? And what can i give him for constipation? He drinks water, milk(nido), rooibos tea and have veges, fruit and meat(purity somedays). We dont give him juice(only twice a month). Please advise. Thank you Doc
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childhood diseases
paediatrician

01 Jan 0001

Your son appears to be on a good diet . It will help to increase the amount of water he drinks as well as giving him more in the way of fibre rich food. He will also benefit from having more fruit juice in his diet.
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