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My newborn baby can't make poo she is just 3 weeks old also

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My newborn baby can't make poo she is just 3 weeks old also she crying and the time we see she pain
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Every day we have the problem we worry not sure is from milk cow gate maybe we can change milk any advice please
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I am sorry to hear. When did they open their bowels last?

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Customer: replied 15 days ago.
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It appears someone else has accepted your call request.

It is common in those not breast feeding to get constipation. A change in the formula can sometimes help, but I would suggest if they are becoming more distressed that they are reviewed and weighed more frequently given their age and that constipation can impact the amount of feed they take as well.

Medication can be used, laxatives can help settle things, but the problem will persist, therefore a review of the formula would be helpful.