How to use Karo syrup for constipation in babies--just don't.

Don't. Seriously.

This is an old remedy that is no longer effective, because today's commercially prepared dark corn syrup might not contain the type of chemical structure that draws fluid into the intestine and softens stool. This makes dark corn syrup ineffective for infant constipation.

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    05/28/14
    8Theresa Gould
    No, no, no. I agree.
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