A 22-year-old member asked:
what do i do for a 10 year old stomach flu ?
2 doctor answers • 10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mike Mooreanswered
Family Medicine 8 years experience
6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Gastroenteritis: Start with clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip often to prevent dehydration. Work up to solids with bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest.
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Last updated Oct 27, 2018
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