my 6 month old poops 3-4 times a day, normal?

Caitlin - posted on 07/22/2011 ( 2 moms have responded )

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hi. my son is pooping 3-4 times A DAY! just this past week...... he is breastfed & i started him on oatmeal,fruits&veggies a few weeks ago. he wasnt pooping THIS MUCH. it just started the last few days. is this normal? should i be worried?

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Cristine - posted on 07/25/2011

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Nah it's fine. We started our daughter on solids and she started going ALL the time, up to 6 times a day. It wasn't always a lot, but I was concerned. I talked to the dr. about it and she said it was fine, probably just more fiber in the diet than she was used to. She said more poop isn't a bad thing unless it's constant diarrhea.

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