That's fine. Hi. A viral gastroenteritis ("stomach flu") will resolve with tincture of time. You do need to stay well hydrated. Gatorade gives you fluid, electrolytes, and a little sugar (helps prevent catabolism). Jello provides sugar and protein. Grape juice provides fluid and sugar. I've never heard the pretzel thing, but if you're tolerating them, they're OK I guess. Just make sure you stay well hydrated.
I've had the stomach flu for 3 days. Finally feeling a little better. Only eating crackers and drinking Gatorade, but why do I have excessive burping?
You are. probably swallowing air!!! Eat SLOWLY and avoid drinking the Gatorade WHILE you are eating the crackers! You are doing the right thing! Keep it up but if not resolving in a WEEK call your PCP! Hope this helps! Dr Z. Read more...
I heard grapejuice is good if you don't have stomach flu yet but can't find, is cranberry juice good?
Best way to treat 23 month old with diarreah? We took to dr. And diagnosed stomach flu. Has no fever drinking and acting normal. What to do for bad d
The BRAT Diet. Parents the world over use the following when their child is otherwise not ill: b: bananas r: rice or rice water a: applesauce or peeled apples t: dry or unbuttered toast. Read more...