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What medication should i give to my 5 months old baby for loose motion ?

my 5 month baby girl is having loose motions since last 4 5 days Tried half sporolac sachet 3 times a dayshe is on bottle feeding onlyPls suggest what to do 5 month baby girl is having loose motions since last 4 5 days Tried half sporolac 3 times a day. Baby on cow milk only as she doesnt drink breast milk .Pls hellp.
Asked On : Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum. I understand that this is a cause of worry for you. Firstly you need to get a stool test done to check for infection and reducing sugars. Collect a sample of fresh stool in a sterile bottle and give it for testing in a standard lab within half hour. Do not collect stool from the diapers. You must get the test results reviewed from a pediatrician.He/She may guide you if there is requirement of antibiotics. You must also wash your hand thoroughly after changing diapers and also while preparing the milk. Take care
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