A 45-year-old female asked:
What can i give my 9 year old daughter for diarrhea?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 46 years experience
Nothing: Let her diarrhea run out of her system. Medications that slow diarrhea can prolong her illness. The main task is to maintain fluid intake and prevent dehydration. This risk is greater if your daughter is vomiting. Call your doctor if you have any concerns.
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