Your baby’s poo is constantly changing and we can help you to recognise when it’s a sign your baby’s unwell. Since meconium is made of amniotic fluid, mucus, skin cells, and other stuff ingested in the womb, it doesn’t really smell – so you may not realise it’s time for a nappy change. Call the doctor if your baby is three months old or younger, has more than two or three diarrhoea-filled nappies, or continues having diarrhoea for more than a day or two. Help! My 10 month old has had 2 very loose diapers. REmember babies poo what they ingest, if baby is congested they are probably swallowing mucus, which means it has to come out..ewwww:). Ewwww:). Hey Please can someone help me my son is 10 months old and has today had 7 bouts of diarrhoea, I assumed it was his teeth as apart from being a bit more clingy than usual (I didn’t think that was possible) he has just passed what seems like mucus?? Is this normal for teething or should I take him to the doctors? I’m a very neurotic paranoid mummy so just wanted to check I’m not over reacting X. Although it seems worrying when your baby has mucous in their nappy, or has runny stools, it does not necessarily indicate a problem Teething can cause mucous in stools and the odd runny nappy of a variety of colours is normal, if not pleseant!! However, if there is a change that lasts for several days, or seems to cause pain or distress, or if there is visible blood in a stool then it is best to get it checked Hope this helps.
Infant stool can be a good indicator of your baby’s health, according to pediatrician Jay Gordon. Stringy, watery mucus in your infant’s stool can have a variety of causes. Causes of Diarrhea in Four-Month-Old Babies. There are a number of reasons a child might have mucus in the poop. A cold, a stomach bug or possibly a diet change that includes something that the child’s stomach can’t really take. My baby is 10 months.his poop is greenish smely mucus like with white patches what might be the problem. Question – My 11 month old baby has been having mucus in his stool for – CU. Find the answer to this and other Pediatrics questions on JustAnswer.
My 10 month old DD had frequent mucusy diapers early on. My pediatrician said the only times he worried was when blood or mucus are in a baby’s stool (different colors, different consistencies did not worry him). Hi, my 11 month old daughter has long (2 inch) strands of mucous (a dozen or so) in her stools 90 of the time. He told me that if I saw mucus on my baby’s stool to take the pamper right away, for tests. Hi, I am experiencing something similar with my 11 month old baby girl, (formula fed no reg milk) yesterday I checked her diaper, and she had no stool, just mucus with a tinge (streak) of blood, she seems to be doing fine (other than the congestion) energetic etc.
Mucus In Infant Stool
Presence of mucus in baby’s stool can be a cause of worry for parents. This article will provide you with some information about the various aspects of the condition. Mucus in nappy even with no poo – posted in 12-24 Months: I don’t know whats going on here. DS usually poos once a day, occassionally twice. Hi, I was just doing a search and came across your question re mucus in your babies poo. A common cause of blood in an infant’s stool is a slight anal tear (fissure) from baby straining with the passage of the stool. KellyMom is sponsored this month by Earth Mama Angel Baby, maker of natural and organic herbal products, who has graciously helped pay our costs this month. First time Mom to Baylor born 11/16/2008. I love and. Nope. The baby! He’s never uncomfortable with it. Seems to get out one way or another. And I guess he’s not super irritable. Also call if her runny nose lasts more than about ten days, if there’s green mucus from both sides of the nose for more than ten days, or if the mucus is streaked with blood. Constipation: Call for help if your baby passes hard small balls of poop regularly or if you notice blood in the stool. Fever: For babies under two months, call the doctor right away for any fever and go to the emergency room if you can’t reach your doctor. Hi, I am concerned because I have been seeing mucus in my 20 month old DD diaper. Location: SJI Baby! This is very interesting b/c my dd (18 mo) just came down with mucousy stools and a yeast diaper rash..the thing is, she hasn’t had an anitbiotic in over 6 months!
Mucus In Stools
Green stool. My six months old was exclusively breastfed for 6months until when i introduced solid a week ago. Green baby poop can also occur at 4 to 6 months when you introduce solid, green foods, such as pureed peas, spinach and beans, into your baby s diet. If, however, the stool is watery, mucus-streaked, unusually smelly and more frequent than normal then it is diarrhoea. Parents are often amazed by the variety of colour and frequency of a newborn baby s poo and it s perfectly natural for her to fill her nappy up to five times a day. Mucus and Blood in babies diaper – Breastfeeding Moms. Around 2.5 months was the first time we saw a few specs of blood in her diaper and when she got her first cold (2 months) was when I noticed the mucus. The blood is there from time to time. His stools are completely different now, no more watery stools, they actually have a consistancy and without blood. Jennifer -. 11/10/2008. 4. 9. 1.
If you see a raspberry baby poop color that looks like mucus (think congealed fat), you need to call your doctor immediately. FTM here.my son is 11 weeks old and we’ve had troubles with feeding from day one. My grandson is 4 months old and, for the past 6 weeks, has had blood in his stool and it has gotten very mucusy in the past month. The blood is a dark red or black – not very much and not in every bowe. My son is 11months old now. He can have up to 8 diapers a day with either green runny mucousy stool – and it smells awful.or just yellow tinged mucous stools. Healthy baby poop is often soft and runny, and (especially in the first month) quite frequent. My baby is 11th month old and he is doing 5 times poop in 24 hours,it is watery with some mucus and like mustard seeds and sometimes.now I am confused wether it is normal and it is diarrhea he is not dehydrated but doing poop is watery and oftenly as before that’s why I am worried and confused please let me know what it is exactly?. My daughter is 11 months and we just resolved her consistently green/runny poo problem that had been going on for many, many months. I still breastfeed 6-8x a day But even with the baby food, his poop.is still green and will have mucous in it now and then. I am at my wits end. Yes, baby poop, one of the most talked about topics amongst new parents. Find out which of these 11 types of baby poo is normal, and whats not. If your baby’s nappy is green, glistening and appears to be coated in slime, you’re dealing with a mucus nappy. A particularly drooly baby may produce these during bouts of teething pains, and they’re nothing to worry about.