Has your child age 6 months or older passed two or more stools containing a moderate amount of blood (enough to leave a pinkish stain on his or her diaper or to turn the water in the toilet bowl pink)?
Did your child's constipation begin after taking a medicine?Note: If your answer is "Yes ":Before your child's next dose (the same day), call the doctor who prescribed the medicine to see whether your child should stop taking the medicine or take a different one. An appointment may not be needed.If you gave your child a medicine not prescribed by a doctor (nonprescription), stop giving the medicine. If you feel your child needs to take the medicine, call your doctor.
If you have answered "No" to the above questions, go back to Check Your Symptoms and continue to answer the questions to evaluate your symptoms.