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Are econorm sachets or metrogyl recommended for loose motion of a 8 month baby?

hi, my daughter is 8 months old. She is suffering from loose motions and temperature of around 100 DegF. We are giving her crocin drops to stop the temperature but what medicine should be given to stop the loose motions. Econorm sachets, metrogyl?? Little confused. Please help.
Fri, 20 Jun 2014
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Hi,
Thank you for asking question on health care magic.
Econorm is antibiotic resistant bacilli used in diarrhea.
Metrogyl is used for diarrhea due to Giardia infection.
Diarrhea due to viral infection is usually self limited.
Plenty of fluids including ORS solution to prevent dehydration.
Hope this answer will serve your purpose
Please feel free to ask any more queries if required
Take care
Dr.M.V.Subrahmanyam MD;DCH
Associate professor of pediatrics
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