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My baby got diarrhea, should I take him to the ER ?

my 8 month old got sick friday throwing up really bad. we took him to the er and he was given and antinausea medication. he got diarrhea on saturday, threw up once or twice and the diarrhea continued into sunday. he threw up twice on sunday too. today he threw up when he ate baby food and has had diarrhea really bad all day. he has had about 4 bottles of formula all day, wont take pedialite and hasnt had a pee diaper all day. he has no fever but sometimes gets real clammy. is there anything i can do or should i take him into the er?
Asked On : Tue, 11 Jan 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
took ur baby to hospital most likely for admission in hospital. ur baby had sign of dehydration. when baby can`t eat anything or regularly vomitting occur, so no medicine had any effect.
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Answered: Thu, 20 Jan 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
No urine is not a good thing; from history it seems that the baby is having viral diarrhoea. These are signs of dehydration you must take him er and mostly fluids needed for him. In mean time give he sips of lemon water, juice etc in small quantity like 1 or 2 spoons but do take him to er.
Answered: Tue, 11 Jan 2011
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