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Diarrhea,vomiting and low body temperature - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   sudden onset vomiting diarrhea low body temperature 96.5 exhaustion sore
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
User :   Thank you.
Doctor :   may i know how long have u had these symptoms ?
User :   since 6pm yesterday
Doctor :   how many times have you vomited ?
User :   twice
Doctor :   any diarhea ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   when was the last time u vomited ?
User :   9pm last night
Doctor :   how many time did you have loose stools and when was the last time ?
User :   twice and around 9pm last night
Doctor :   have you been eating and drinking normally ?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so u feel ok now ?
Doctor :   or feeling sick even now ?
User :   no
User :   slept for about 10 hours
User :   still weak and tired
Doctor :   ok
User :   don't want fluids or solids
User :   96.5 temperature?
Doctor :   you feel nauseus ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   the fatigue is due to loss of fluids
User :   ok thank you
User :   stomach cramping ongoing
Doctor :   you need to take some fruit juice or chicken broth for hydration
Doctor :   in addition take some imodium tablets to stop the diarrhea
User :   ok
User :   how about the low body temp?
Doctor :   and Prilosec to reduce nausea and vomiting
User :   ok
Doctor :   once you regain the hydration, the temperature will normalise
User :   ok thank you
User :   last question.. maybe
User :   what is the best way to build up my strength to be at work in 9 hours?
Doctor :   due to dehydration, the temperature you measure is feeling a bit low
User :   cannot miss it
Doctor :   ok
User :   i work nights
Doctor :   adequate hydration, take some fruit juices, and once you are asymptomatic, you are fit to go
Doctor :   this will be a short term issues
User :   ok thank you
User :   thank you so much
Doctor :   since you have not had any symptom since the last 10 hrs
Doctor :   u will be fine
Doctor :   you are welcome
User :   have a great day
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help u with
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me here , kindly leave your feedback
Doctor :   take care and bye for now
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