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Posted on Mon, 24 Jul 2017 in Child Health
Question: My 18 month old grandson has diarrhea every 1/2 hours for a day. What I need to feed him or help him on this until I bring him to the doctor
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Answered by Dr. Eric Goldstein 49 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Diarrhea

Detailed Answer:
Hello. I just read through your question.
You can feed him banana, toast, rice, pasta. These are foods that typically bind bowel movements and are good for loose bowel movements. This will be good until you can get to the doctor.
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