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can an infant of 8 n 1/2 months old take flygyl to stop diarrhea ? good morning doctors.

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Dr. Vivian Henry Meintjes
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Use Smecta instead: It is safe to use but I will not promote the use of Flagyl or any antibiotic unless there is prove of bacteria or paracytes. Rather use Smecta or Pectrolyte which has a far better safety profile in kids
Answered on Apr 11, 2020
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