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Treatment of loose motion in a baby - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   the problem is that my baby 8 month old is getting loose motion
Doctor :   ok'
User :   he is passing stool 4-5 stools in an hour
Doctor :   ok
User :   is there home made treatment for stoppig that
Doctor :   is he having any fever?
User :   no
Doctor :   is the stools watery?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   so what to do dir
Doctor :   what did u feed him?
User :   we feed the formula based milk
User :   and some ORS solution
Doctor :   why not mothers milk?
User :   some amount of rice
User :   my wife is not able to give it
User :   she doesnt lactate
Doctor :   rice?fully boiled?
User :   yes
User :   i have already consulted a doctor nearby
Doctor :   1) continue ORS
Doctor :   if not baby will be dehydrated
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