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Can I Give Milk To My Child With Diarrhea
My baby's pediatrician asked me not to give my daugther milk or even lactaid for 3 days because of loose stools. Can she at least have almond milk which she likes?
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
Only if...: These are not likely to cause loose stools unless one has gluten sensitivity, lactose intolerance or milk allergy. All of these are surprisingly common. Whole wheat is no more likely than white flour to cause loose stools. The best way to see if you have issues with these foods is to avoid wheat/gluten and dairy for at least 2 weeks and reintroduce them one at a time to see how they affect you. ...Read more
For the last three weeks my son has had loose stools every morning. He drinks soy milk. What should I do?
Loose stools: As long as he is not having diarrhea and dehydration, loose stools are not an issue. But you can give him more potatoes, rice, and carotts to make his stools more formed. Yougurt also may help the intestinal flora and affect, in a good way the stools. We do not want him to have hard stools as they are not health. ...Read more
When I eat eggs or waffles or drink milk products I have loose stools and the feeling of having to go all the time?
My one year old daughter has had whole cow's milk for about 3 weeks now. The past 4 days she has had 3-4 yellow loose stools. Could she be allergic?
My 16 month old is aparently lactose intolerant having loose stools she's taking whole milk, tried lactaid & cause constipation, can she take nutramigen?
My one year old just started cows milk. I noticed he does fine with 2% but got horrible gas pains, loose stools and bad diaper rash. Why is that?
Loose black stools should I be worried felt nauseated at first. Ate food and threw up and had abdomen pain. Took some milk of magnesium relief pain some what. But then I began to have dark loose stools. Seems lilke every thing I eat goes straight through
My one year old just started drinking milk. He's fine with 2%. But when he drinks whole milk he got bad gas pains, loose stools and bad diaper rash.
What can I give to my baby 14 months, who has diahrrhea instead of her milk at night?! she needs and wants it still... Water mixed with milk?
DIARRHEA In Children: Every time she has diarrhea, give equal amount of pedialyte, e.G 4-6 ounces. Give bananna, rice, applesauce, chicken/soup, crackers and some yogurt. If diarrhea more than a week, we advise to stop milk, because toxins damages the brush border of intestine, causes temporary lactase deficiency leading to fermented acidic stool, making situation worse. If she really wants milk give lactose free milk. ...Read more
No...: The most likely cause of this is a virus and needs to clear out of the GI tract. The most important thing to do is to keep your child well hydrated. If he is able to drink fluids (don't worry about solid foods at this time), then keep giving him liquids. Also take note of his urine output - if he is not urinating and looks dry, unable to take fluids, then take him to the nearest er for IV fluid. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
What foods should be given or avoided to prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea? My child has diarrhea and i’m afraid he will become dehydrated if it gets any worse. What are the best foods to give him to keep is fluid levels up and prevent further stomac
Diarrhea: In children is common and usually self resolving with a few extra dietary supports. STOPPING the diarrhea (the body's way of eliminating the offending infection) with medications can be dangerous in children. Supplement with an electrolyte solution (few ounces) after every loose stool, avoid of sugary foods/drinks like juices, and increase binding foods (bananas, rice, toast). ...Read more
My son is 4 and started with diarrhea since a day ago I gave him baby percy it made it worst what can I give him?
Fluids: Usually we do not recommend medication for diarrhea in children. Most of the time, this is due to a viral illness and will pass without treatment. He needs plenty of fluids, mostly water or Pedialyte, so he does not get dehydrated. If he starts vomiting, runs a fever, has pain, or has blood in the stool, or if his diarrhea is not better in 2-3 days, see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
Give fluids to drink: As your baby is loosing fluids, give him fluids to drink like water, pedialyte which has electrolyte in it. The diarrhea may settle down in 1-2 days, if still continuing or baby is vomiting consult your doctor to get the baby checked for dehydration. Also check if he is peeing enough. ...Read more
I gave my son juicy juice that I bought last night and it turns out it ex july 29 14. Should I worry, Will it affect my baby? Like give him diarrhea
Unlikely: It will not likely cause problems. The expiry dates are guidelines and the product may be past it's peak freshness but not toxic. The store should be notified or public health that they are selling outdated products. Any symptoms would likely be brief and there may be none. Watch for vomiting or diarrhea and make sure he is well hydrated. If he has persistent diarrhea or vomiting have him checked. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pedialyte: There is not an appropriate medication to treat the symptoms of diarrhea in a 10 month old baby. However, the danger of diarrhea is dehydration. If your baby has diminished urine prodution or dry mouth or other signs of dehydration you will need to give fluids speciallay balanced to promote re-hydration such as pedialyte. If you are concerned about dehydration call your doctor. ...Read more
Can I give my 5month old rice cereal like baby food to help stop her diarrhea? Her diarrhea is dark green and liquidy. She has Fifths Disease. No feve
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