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A 31-year-old female asked:

my 4 year old is complaining of a sore tummy, no fever and no appetite. she vomitted once at creche yesterday, what can i give her?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Focus on fluids: Frequent but small amounts of any fluid she will take can help assure her hydration until the issue passes. These are often self healing viruses. If she can pee at least once every 6-8 hrs she is hydrated & should gradually get her appetite back. A slow advance of simple foods would match her needs when the vomiting has stopped.

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