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How To Treat Diarrhea In 17 Month Old
Try....: Try a spoon of something like pedialyte every 10 minutes for 2 hrs. Then increase to a tablespoon every 2 hrs and move up from there. No milk or sollids for this period. If your child has not urinated recently or is acting very sluggish or lethargic, call your pediatrician asap. ...Read more
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
My 17 months old last week was running a fever and had diarrhea and this week she has a bad cough and runny and a fever. She is also very fussy?
My 17month old has has diarrhea for about 5days already she looks pale and her eyes deemed. She still very playful but also very fussy and not eating?
See below: As long as your child is not showing any signs of dehydration, there is no need to go to the doctor. If the inside of her mouth looks dry, her hands and feet are cold, or she is not making tears when she cries, she needs to be seen. Replce the fluids she is losing with pedialyte, if she will take it. Feed her a regular diet with extra noodles and yogurt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 14 month old has diarrhea with hundreds of tiny little black dots in it, it almost looks like sand. What could this be?
My 13 month old has had diarrhea for over 2 weeks now and for the past 4 days, he hasn't been digesting his food at all. What can be the cause?
Probably a virus: The cause of indigestion after a bout of diarrhea in small children, which is generally caused by viruses, is secondary lactose intolerance and damage to intestinal lining, called mucosa which helps in absorption of food, Get him checked at his pediatrician to see if he has lost weight and other testing that may be indicated. In the meantime try yogurt and other probiotic to imp. digestive flora. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi my 10 month old baby has diarrhea for the last 3 days eatin and drinkin is fine what should I do?
Liquids: Switch to clear liquids such as pedis lute for a day, no food or milk. ...Read more