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8 month old has vomiting, wretching, bile with diarrhea, ear infection. Bottom skin raw, broken. What to do ?

Hi my eight month old has the stomach bug, started with vomiting , wretching, bile and contined with diarrhea the next day. I took her to the dr, found out she also has an ear infection . That was four days ago. She is eating formula, but she s not interested in any of the BRAT diet foods so the diarrhea has gotten worse. Two days ago her bm changed and now it s very yellow, watery, curdy and smells sweet, almost like yeast . Her poor bottom is raw and the skin is broken and enflammed. Do I continue to stay the course and let it run or do I need to be concerned?
Asked On : Sat, 23 Feb 2013
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Hi ,
Thank you for your query.
She suffered from a viral gastroenteritis.She should recover soon.Give her a probiotic syrup along with a zinc suspension.
Avoid juices,fruits ,milk and wheat products.
Apply egg white on the raw red area thrice daily.
Consult your doctor if the problem persists.
If you have any further queries you are free to consult me.
Hope this answers your query.
Wishing a speedy recovery.
Have a nice day.
Answered: Tue, 26 Feb 2013
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