If it still doesn't come out, you should really see a doctor!! Insert the tip of the bulb syringe half an inch into your baby's rectum. Peristalsis is dominated by the neural mechanisms, if there is a regular habit to defecate, and by the time you want to defecate, the feces accumulated will not stay in the intestine for too long, and hence it will not to too dry to defecate. Eventually, it completely solidifies leaving your intestines with only a small opening for the matter to pass through. I have been regular for the first time in my life and feel great! Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and hot water.
Soapsticks in the rectum? I put it in warm water for a few minuits then slipped it in, and after the burn from the insertion went away nothing. The rectal thermometer was working for while but now that won't even work. All of the methods mentioned above can because a certain level of discomfort to your babies, babies with poor taste might suffer and thus cannot use it. Stimulating a baby to poop with physical or chemical means causes them to be dependent on that stimulation to be able to poop.
The last batch I bought smelled different, like some sort of fragrance has been added. I also put an extra oz or two of water in his formula when I mixed it. First solid foods offer a great opportunity to get your baby used to a variety of flavors. It is not necessary to have a bowel movement every day. So, I would love to have some feedback on what soaps one should NOT use as a soap stick, and perhaps suggestions on some that are great to use.
If you identify a high risk patient, how can you tell if they have a fecal obstruction? Much like fiber laxatives, prunes contain complex sugars that are not digested or absorbed in the intestine. I've tried this once and no thank you. Perhaps the irritation causes the child to push the soap and incidentally the stool out. But you can supplement dietary fiber with fiber tablets or soluble fiber. Why oh why oh why did no one tell me about this years ago? You can massage babies abdomen when the child constipate, this way you can accelerate intestinal peristalsis and promote defecation, this help digestion.