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Solution of constipation in children age 3 years old and above

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: March 11, 2021 3:06 AM

Anonymous 14 months

hi there,
may i asked what is the best medication to solved my children constipation problem? he havent defecate/poo for almost 8 days. im really worried right now. can u suggest me what should i do and best medication to treat this issue. thank u

Dr Sashini Seeni 14 months
General Practitioner

Greetings, thank you for your question.

This answer is a general description of the problem you are facing. Please click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with us.

Based on the information above, we understand your concerns about the problem encountered. For your information, this problem can be caused by various things. Among them:

  • less fiber
  • less drinking plain water
  • children have just started eating solid foods
  • intestinal problems (rare)
  • side effects of medications

To find out exactly the cause of the problem you are facing, more information is needed before a conclusion can be made. Therefore, we advice you to go to the nearest clinic for medical examinations. Click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with us in person online for information and advice or treatment needed. Thank you.

Last Updated: Thu Mar 11 2021 03:06:15 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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