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What’s the best way to get rid of diarrhea in children?

What’s the best way to get rid of diarrhea in children?

Use ORS if needed: Do not use any anti-diarrheal medication.Young children and infants should not be given a clear liquid diet. They should continue a normal diet but avoid high fat items. Nursing mothers should continue nursing. Do NOT give young children: plain water, tea, soda, Gatorade or Juices. They need an Oral Rehydration Solution(ORS). THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGES CONTAIN DETAILED PATIENT INFORMATION: http:// bit.ly/1yjrrsa AND http:// bit.ly/1BTTJbh ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Loose Stools (Definition)

Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more


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What's the best treatment to get rid of diarrhea?

What's the best treatment to get rid of diarrhea?

Depends: If the diarrhea is due to an infection by a virus, it will need to run its course. You can help things along by taking a probiotic (healthy bacteria such as lactobacillus species) daily until better. Diarrhea due to bacterial infections sometimes require antibiotic therapy. Diarrhea that persists more than 2 weeks, or bloody diarrhea of any duration, should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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How to get rid of diarrhea fast?

How to get rid of diarrhea fast?

Try this...: Take Imodium (loperamide) ad (otc) and switch to a low residue (fiber), lactose free diet. Good luck! ...Read more

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How can I get rid of diarrhea ??

How can I get rid of diarrhea ??

Cause: Determine the cause and then treat as recommended. This often requires a stool assessment. Probiotics may help and remember to stay well hydrated. If there is blood in your stool or if you are getting behind in your fluids, see your doctor soon. ...Read more

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What can you eat to get rid of diarrhea?

What can you eat to get rid of diarrhea?

Let me help: You have to find the reason for the diarrhea first, then you could treat it. To start with I have replace my fluid loss and electrolytes loss(seven up, vernon, soup, and others). Rice, potatoes are also good. ...Read more

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How to get rid of diarrhea fast? Bus ride thru mtns in am.

Imodium (loperamide) : Take two tabs now and then repeat in 4hrs if needed. ...Read more

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How to get rid of diarrhea quick naturally? I'm lactose intolerant

Not much: Acute diarrhea will run its course. Chronic diarrhea will need an evaluation by your doctor to treat the symptoms and identify the cause. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Diarrhea (Definition)

Diarrhea is a term that describes loose, watery stools occurring more frequently than usual. It is often not due to a serious cause, but severe diarrhea ...Read more