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Suggest treatment for loose motions caused after fever - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 18-Jul-2014
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User:actually from last 3 days i am sufferring from fever
User:and took prescribed medicine
User:and now dose is over and feeling good
User:but facing problems like loose motion
Doctor:May I know what medicine was prescribed to you?
User:pan go
User:tab Augmentix 625
User:zelodel p
Doctor:Was it prescribed to you by a doctor?
Doctor:Augmentix is known to cause loose motions.
Doctor:I would like to know if you had seen a doctor before starting this medicine?
Doctor:Are you there?
User:yes i went for check up
User:at Noble hospital
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:Augmentix can cause loose stools. The condition however improves in 2-3 days after stopping this medicine.
User:no need to take any medicine then additionally right !
Doctor:I start probitics such as sporolac tablets thrice a day.
Doctor:You will need to discuss whether or not there is a need to continue antibiotics.
Doctor:If there is a need, augmentix should be stopped and another antibiotic should be started.
Doctor:If antibiotic is not required, I will continue on sporolac along with plenty of fluids and wait for the stools to stop.
Doctor:Antimotility drugs like lomotil can be used in such cases if loose stools are severe in frequency.
Doctor:Did you follow what I said?
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
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