My son of four years has not defecated since for a week now and his stomach is big. He urinates and pass gas very well . He is active. What can give him to make him defecate.
Encouraging your child to make simple dietary changes — such as eating more fiber-rich foods, fruits and vegetables and drinking more fluids — can go a long way toward alleviating constipation. If your child’s doctor approves, sometimes constipation in children can also be treated with laxatives
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Constipation occurs in 5-30% of children Various factors can lead to constipation in children. Common causes include early toilet training and changes in diet. Fortunately, most cases of constipation in children are temporary.