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Child has constipation after taking Lanzol and OFM. Okay to continue?

My 18 months old kid is experiencing in-digestive issue for last two days. When I consulate a doctor, He recommended the following medicines. Junior Lanzol 15 (Lansoproazole) - 10ml and OFM ( Ofloxacin & Metronidazole - 5 ML). He mentioned that OFM can be given if see has loose motion. We gave these medicines, But, Now, she has constipation for last one day. Is it ok to continue with the same medicine, or do we have to stop OFM and give some medicine for constipation
Asked On : Wed, 31 Oct 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
hi.i understand problem of your there any loose motion?if not,then stop OFM.dont worry about will be ok very soon.for indigestion issue,i recommend neopeptine drop orally for your kid.use it twice daily,5 drops each.the problem will stop.i think my advice will help u.please contact in future if needed.u r always welcum.good night
Answered: Wed, 31 Oct 2012
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Pediatrician Dr. Sudha Shree Venkataraman's  Response

Once you have started OFM, its better that you complete the full course.
You can wait for 3 days... no need for any medications for constipation now.
Give him lots of water, soups etc.
Answered: Thu, 1 Nov 2012
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