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My sons poo is there but he says its to hard and will hurt to pass, he says hes defiantly not having a enema, im so scared for him :'( help

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Use MiraLAX. You should be able to get it at any pharmacy.

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will that help the poo that wants to come but he wont let it? and how does it help? sorry about all the questions, just he has said hes not going to push that out because its (too big and hard) it wants to come he just wont let it, and i said well if you dont take medicine youre gonna have to have a enema, he straight away started kicking and screaming so need to find a better effective options? thankyou! hate seeing my baby like this :'(
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Prunes.

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Let him know if he wont go to the bathroom it will back up and he will eventually throw it up. That is what the doctor told my son when he was afraid to go because it hurt. They suggested miralax and the chocolate bar laxative. Both are over the counter at any drug store. It took about 2 days for it to work he was so stopped up but it cleared him out.

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haha thats mean tho hehe! but i might have to give it a try, my friend said to him earlier ''it could poision youre blood'' (joking) he was straight to the toilet but he then again stopped saying the poo is to hard! and thank you.. i dont want him to go through pain with it so got to find the easiest way to soften it up, thankyou for all youre help
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My sons started because he was embarrassed to go at school so he held it. He loved the chocolate exlax bar. Its like a hersey bar and he said it tasted like real chocolate. He had to eat 2 squares an hour plus take the miralax. It was a rough few days but he got cleared out. He goes when he has to now haha. It was mean when the doctor told him that. I got kinda upset, but then I realized it had to come out somewhere. Better he be honest then let it be a suprise.
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yes, i live in the UK is the chocolate avaliable? and yes i said it will have to come out and the belly ache wont go away all the time its in there! you know kids these days so stubborn!
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Im not sure, I live in the US. You can check with your local pharmacy. Yes my son is very stubborn haha and he is only 8.
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yes i will have to check that out! and awh bless, he just looks like hes in soo much pain but the pain wont make him let it out (because the stools to hard) i feel so sorry for him, but EVENTUALLY my mother said it will come weather he likes it or not!, just hate seeing him go through it :(
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Poor baby! Hope he gets better soon! My son would cry it hurt so bad.
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Feed him some high fiber foods (like Fiber One cereal, raisin bran, fresh fruit, nuts etc), and make sure he drinks lots of water. It might take a day or so .. but, it will ALL come out in the end.

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I think the OTC recommendations are good for this time. If he knows what it's like to have an enema, it sounds like maybe constipation happens somewhat often for him. That makes me wonder if he's taking in enough water and fiber. Your pediatrician can advise you best about how to keep his digestive system functioning well.

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hes lately been a little mr for JUICE!!!! but im definetly going to make him drink atleast 5 cups of water, he worries me so much!
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Juice can be good, if it's 100% juice, but water is better. Also, juice doesn't have the fiber content that whole fruit does. An unpeeled apple has a ton more fiber than a cup of apple juice.
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yes well hes drinking pure orange juice at the moment he says it makes the bellyache go, so not sure weather to stop him drinking it so he just goes to the toilet! but i dont wanna see him in pain?
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I'm hoping this has resolved by now. Certainly, he should continue drinking fluids so he doesn't get dehydrated. That would make things worse.
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Defiant One(s) - good movie, good choice. Add more liquid (water), fiber, and exercise to his daily regimen. Problem solved. Naturally.

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