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Mygrandsoncantpoophes7yrsoldbeenhavingthisproblemforawhileth

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mygrandsoncantpoophes7yrsoldbeenhavingthisproblemforawhilethedrkeepssayingtouslaxativesandothersaresayingtotakeawayhisunderwear
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: miralaxandaprescriptiononceaday
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: wehadhimatthehospitalandtheywouldntdoanx-rayiwasjustcheckingwithdrozandthiscanbetoxicneedhelpwemadeanappttheendofnovhecantgothatlong
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 6 months ago.

Hi,

Im sorry to hear about your grandson. A couple of things, can i ask does he have abdominal pain or tenderness (does pressing down on the abdomen cause him pain?)?. Is he able to pass flatus? Does the miralax help at all in passing stools?

Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

This is Dr. David

do you still need help with this question?

is he having a hard time being potty trained?

is he peeing into the toilet at his age?