Constipation in infants with breastfeeding: the main provoking factors and ways to eliminate them
During the first year of a baby’s life, all his organs and systems are still developing, and their work is not yet stable. Hence, possible problems, such as colic, diarrhea or constipation in a baby breastfed, which often scares parents.
This problem needs to be solved, since if the stool masses stay in the body for a long time, they begin to absorb toxins from them, which negatively affects health. Yes, and the discomfort that the baby feels in this case, also requires the fight against the problem.
Normally, a child under one year old should be emptied up to four times a day, about a year; up to two. If he did not go to the toilet for one day, this is not a cause for concern.
But if you see that the child wants to do this, cries, becomes restless, but can not, then it makes sense to talk about constipation in the baby.
Constipation of HB in infants is often a consequence of the child’s physiology, namely his digestive system. Not being developed to the end, it is not able to digest the food completely.
Because of this, unrealized substances can not leave the body. Food moves slowly through the intestines, feces accumulate, and in view of this, constipation occurs in the child with GV.
This is often and quite normal for babies, because by means of milk he receives those products that his mother used for the day.
Also allowed to put the baby in an enema. It will take 20-30 water for this purpose with a temperature of about 25 degrees and a syringe of a small size. Lubricate the tip with petroleum jelly, insert it into the anus and inject the liquid.
For babies the remedy is safe, well tolerated. Its components are not absorbed by the blood, but act only on the intestine.
Use cleansing enema is allowed no more than once a week. If you use them more often, the baby's body will get used to this method of emptying, and in the future, permanent problems are possible.
There are folk remedies, which help both to get rid of constipation to the baby when breastfeeding, and to avoid side effects from the use of medications.
Dill water. You need to take 10 grams of dill seeds (about a teaspoon without a slide), pour a glass of steep boiling water and leave to infuse, closing the lid.
Breasts less than three months old It is necessary to give a teaspoonful of water before and after feeding. Babies older than three months you can increase the dose to three teaspoons, and after four months - up to two dining rooms.
It is also important to drink enough fluids and give her baby, even if he is a baby.
Do not start your baby's lure too early or transfer it to artificial feeding. Try to regularly do baby gym.
AND Do not panic if you observe constipation in your baby. This problem can be solved very easily in most cases.
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