When your child is constipated, your child may:
This could happen because your child:
For babies less than 1 year old.
For children over 1 year old.
For children who are toilet trained.
If a change in diet does not solve the problem, you can give a stool softener such as Metamucil or Citrucel. Do not use a suppository or enema unless your doctor tells you to do so.