What causes diarrhea along with body ache? - Online Doctor Chats
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My partner is suffering from loose motions and body ache
from day before doctor
Any history of consumption of food outside in the recent past?
Yes doctor day before night itself
Whats the frequency of passing motions?
Also my partner is already suffering from PAH
close to 3 times doctor every 3 hours
May I know the consistency of the stools?
Its only in the form of water doctor
Any other symptoms like fever, vomiting?
Feverish feeling doctor
Thanks for the details.
From the details I feel that your partner might be suffering with food poisoning or viral enteritis.
As she has fever with bodyache along with loose stools.
Follow these measures:
1. Ask her to consume plenty of fluids.
this is to prevent dehydration
2. ORS or Electral powder four to five times a day or as per required half XXXXXXX in a glass of water.
3. Complete bed rest atleast for 3 days.
considering it to be viral enteritis.
4. Ask her to have easily digestible food items like idly, rice.
Avoid spicy and oily foods.
Any medication needed doctor?
As these are prescription only drugs, you need to see a local doctor for examination and prescription.
If viral enteritis, it would resolve on its own within a week.
Currently she is very weak doctor
Weakness could be due to dehydration.
As she is feeling very weak, I would suggest you to visit a doctor for examination and treatment.
along with bed rest.
It will gradually improve.
Is there anything else you would like to know?
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