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2 year old. Having milky white diarrhea, normal smell. Should I be concerned about stool color?

Good day My twins (Aged 2) started having milky white colored diarrhea with a worse than normal smell, one of them threw up here milk this morning, no fever . They don t seem to have a good appetite and that in it self is not normal for my two. Is this some kind of virus...should we be concerned about the stool color? Thanks
Asked On : Sat, 23 Feb 2013
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Thanks for your query.
They are having diarrhea which is mostly viral in nature and takes few days to subside.
Most important is to maintain hydration.
I suggest you to give oral rehydration solution sip by sip after each loose stool.give lemonade,curd,boiled potato,banana,rice porridge.
Give lactobaccilus for 2 to 3 days.

In case symptoms persist get them evaluated by pediatrician for proper management.

Take care.
Answered: Wed, 27 Feb 2013
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