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Do you have any suggestions or recommendations? My son has

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Do you have any suggestions or recommendations? My son has gone a full week without pooping.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for your question.

I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.

I am sorry for his symptoms.

Which suppository did you give?

Is there distension of stomach?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi, and thank you.
I gave him, Pedia Lax liquid glycerin suppository and yes, his stomach is bloated. Not HUGE but he's pretty little and its definitely puffy.
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for the input.
Sorry for the delay.
You can try Dulcolax suppository.
1/2 of the suppository can be given.
If it does not work, I would advise to take him to doctor.
Enema can be needed.
Please give him plenty of fluid too.
I hope this information will be helpful.
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Wish his healthy life.