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    Default constipated lo

    I have heard that prune juice is good for when lo is constipated, is this true? I also have the little tummies laxatives. which would be better?
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    DD 5 years old , nursed till just shy of 3 yrs old



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    Default Re: constipated lo

    I would try to go all natural first...so go with the prune juice. Better yet, try pureed prunes. They make a total mess, but dd loves them!!!!

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    Default Re: constipated lo

    used prune juice and water and it worked quickly. My ? now is am I to give it to her that 1 time or a few to be sure it's all cleared up?
    Jenn SAHM and carseat to

    DD 5 years old , nursed till just shy of 3 yrs old



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    Default Re: constipated lo

    Ditto pureed prunes.

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    Default Re: constipated lo

    Apricots and peaches also help, they help my baby anyways!!!
    Usually that day she goes.

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