Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
178 Doctors are Online

Quick and simple medication for loose motions - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Excellent Posted in: General Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1722 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello doctor.
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   Good morning XXXXXXXX .
User :   doctor. what would be a quick and simple medicine for loose motion. I am 24 year old, female, no sickness. just ate a lot yesterday. had 3-4 motions from the morning
Doctor :   Is it watery or of some firm consistency
User :   watery.
Doctor :   Is there any Fowl smell associated with it
Doctor :   is there any Blood involved
User :   no doctor. very regular loose motion. instead of taking something on my own, for the peace of mind, i thought of asking you before popping a loose motion tablet
User :   no foul smell, no loose motion
User :   no blood i mean
Doctor :   Loperamide 8mg one tab will help you
Doctor :   after food
User :   ok. thanks doctor. very nice of you. have a good day.
Doctor :   please take sufficient water since dehydration can cause many other symptoms
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form and tell me when done
Doctor :   only one tablet needs to be taken and that can cause some
Doctor :   constipation following or the successive days
User :   done doctor. thanks. bye
Doctor :   It is anticipated hence water needs to be at least 4-5 liters
Doctor :   Bye
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor