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    Default How often should newborn poo if FF

    Hi ladies,

    Just wondering how often bub should be pooing if they are fully Formula fed? My DS is 4 weeks old & goes every second day & I thought this was ok but when I was chatting to my mum & she said that wasn't enough.

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    It's fine! As long as he seems comfortable and it isn't too firm when it appears as that means he may be constipated.

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    Default How often should newborn poo if FF

    As kw said I was told that it wasn't how often they go it was the quality of the poo. If it is soft and not like plasticine then it is fine. I heard a story of a bf baby that took 21 days!!! Not sure i would wait that long personally but every second days is fine. Oh and my ds is formula fed as well.


 

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