Suggest treatment for diarrhea after taking augmentin for throat infection?
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Posted Fri, 28 Mar 2014 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Vaddadi Suresh 38 minutes later
Brief Answer: AUGMENTIN can cause diarrhea. Detailed Answer: HI, AUGMENTIN can cause diarrhea. There is nothing to worry as it is a common side effect. feed her frequently and avoid dehydration. She will benefit from a probiotic syrup. You need to consult your doctor if diarrhea persists even after Augmentin is done. All the best.
Follow-up: Suggest treatment for diarrhea after taking augmentin for throat infection? 2 minutes later
Even with abdominal pain (grunts or cries) before and during passing motion is normal?
Answered by Dr. Vaddadi Suresh 5 minutes later
Brief Answer: It is common, not normal. Detailed Answer: They are common in infants, when they have diarrhea ( not normal ). however, Persisting complaints require medical attention. Take care.