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Quick and simple medication for loose motions - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello doctor.
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   Good morning XXXXXXXX .
User :   doctor. what would be a quick and simple medicine for loose motion. I am 24 year old, female, no sickness. just ate a lot yesterday. had 3-4 motions from the morning
Doctor :   Is it watery or of some firm consistency
User :   watery.
Doctor :   Is there any Fowl smell associated with it
Doctor :   is there any Blood involved
User :   no doctor. very regular loose motion. instead of taking something on my own, for the peace of mind, i thought of asking you before popping a loose motion tablet
User :   no foul smell, no loose motion
User :   no blood i mean
Doctor :   Loperamide 8mg one tab will help you
Doctor :   after food
User :   ok. thanks doctor. very nice of you. have a good day.
Doctor :   please take sufficient water since dehydration can cause many other symptoms
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form and tell me when done
Doctor :   only one tablet needs to be taken and that can cause some
Doctor :   constipation following or the successive days
User :   done doctor. thanks. bye
Doctor :   It is anticipated hence water needs to be at least 4-5 liters
Doctor :   Bye
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