Resistance for antibiotics - Online Doctor Chats
Age: 8 Months (DOB: 18.07.2010)
Weight : 6.2 kgs (as on date)
I am, father of the above child.
Request your advice for the below health related query. Many thanks!!!
My child was in loose motion in Greenish color for the past 3 weeks. Having consulted with nearby pediatrician, he prescribes medicines as below in my first visit.
1. Susp: Bactrim 3.5 ml - 0 - 3.5ml
2. Tab: Sporlac 1 1 1
3. Sachet: Electrobion Small 2
But after dosage of five days, symptoms persist again, then again I went back and advised to take following medicines
1. Cap: Vibact ½ ½ ½
2. Sachet: Electrobion Small 2
As the problem still persists even after took the above medicines, Dr further adviced me to take motion test where the result as follows: Motion Report
Macroscopical Examination: Colour : Green
Consistency : Loose
Blood : Not Present
Mucus : Present
Microscopical Examination: Ova : Not Present
Cyst : Not Present
Vegetative form of Amoeba : Not Present
Pus Cells : Plenty
RBCs : Not Present
Others : Bacteria’s present,
Motile micro organisms present (Plenty)
Reducing Substances: + (GREEN)
The above motion report has been viewed by our doctor and adviced to take the below medicines: Syp:Zeof 4ml 4ml 4ml
Atarax Drops 7ml 7ml 7ml 7ml (every 6 hrs)
Tab: Sporlac 1 1 1
Now, my kid is with severe cold, cough, not sleeping (due to cough).
Please advice for my further follow-up to resolve this problem.
Was this problem is it common, How common?
Was this problem is it Serious, How serious?
Awaiting for your reply….
Doctor : Hi
User : Hello Doctor!!!!
User : Hi
Doctor : Pls. give me few secs. to go through your query.
User : Ya sure
Doctor : Ok.
User : PLease advice me Dr
User : Was my query is clear?
Doctor : Infants present very often with green stool , it is very common.
Doctor : Usually it is common due to fore milk and hind milk problem,
User : Ok, how the bacteria can be treated?
Doctor : if an infant takes only foremilk without hind milk infants get green stool.
Doctor : And the bacteria , ofloxacin is best antibiotic.
Doctor : And has been rightly prescribed.
User : Presently my child was given breast feed and if necessary NAN 2... Is it OK
User : During night time he is continuosly crying, unable to calm down...
Doctor : Ok, That is good , but just keep track that when the breast milk is being given, a single feed must consist of feeding on one breast and later another.
Doctor : Ok.
Doctor : There is a significant bacterial infection as the stool examination says .
User : PLease advice me about the weight? Is 6.2 Kgs for 8 month baby is right? Born wgt is 2.8 kgs
Doctor : How many times does he pass stool ?
User : Initially 6-7 times, but now 34 times]
Doctor : Is it 3/4 or 34 ?
User : sorry 3 to 4 times?
Doctor : Ok.
Doctor : How is he ?
Doctor : Is he irritable or active ?
Doctor : Does he pass urine at least 6 times per day >
Doctor : ?
User : Looking normal, but crying frequently.. not sleeping last night, and more than half an hour.. That is he is sleeping only for half an hour...
Doctor : Ok.
Doctor : This is probably due to both the bacterial infection in the stool and also cough
User : Looking active... Previously 10 times a day.. but now 4 to 5 times a day
User : my kid coughing a man
Doctor : Ok.If it is till 6 times it is fine, I would say he might be under dehydration.
User : Ok what should be done to recover from these issues...
Doctor : Please follow the following steps to help him out : User : ok
User : Also he is crying while passing urine
Doctor : 1. Give him electrobion as advised by the doctor but add one more to it .
Doctor : 2. As long as he is taking oral food or milk or fluids and not vomiting continue giving him through oral route.
Doctor : 3. Please continue the antibiotics that were prescribed by the pediatrician.
Doctor : 4. If the urination comes down to 3-4 times after 1/2 day please admit him for IV-Fluids & antibiotics.
Doctor : 5.Please do give him hind milk.
Doctor : 6. The antibiotic would work on the cough , in case theer is wheeze has to be admitted to the hospital and given IV-Antibiotic.
User : Thanks, I will follow as per your instruction. Please advice me on weight increase..
Doctor : 7. Please put eucalyptus oil around the clothes to increase bronchial dialtation
Doctor : it has to be at least 8.5 kgs
Doctor : for that start ona food called ragi cherry
User : OK.. The budex is so hard..
Doctor : It increases the weight.
Doctor : It is very good
User : ok thanks you very muc
Doctor : take care
Doctor : bye for now
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