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Will chewing guava leaves control diarrhea?

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Dr. Gary Gottlieb
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes

If the diarrhea lasts more than 10 days or is very severe, the patient should contact his or her physician to see if tests should be done, such as stool culture or analysis for parasites or clostridium difficile infection.

In brief: Yes

If the diarrhea lasts more than 10 days or is very severe, the patient should contact his or her physician to see if tests should be done, such as stool culture or analysis for parasites or clostridium difficile infection.
Dr. Gary Gottlieb
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Guava Leaves

Indigenous people in brazil ; mexico use an oral concoction of guava leaf water to treat diarrhea, gas ; abdominal pain.
The leaves ; shoots are used as an anti-spasmotic.

In brief: Guava Leaves

Indigenous people in brazil ; mexico use an oral concoction of guava leaf water to treat diarrhea, gas ; abdominal pain.
The leaves ; shoots are used as an anti-spasmotic.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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