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Child suffering from dysentery, vomiting. Relief with medications. Measures and diet to be taken?

my 15months son is suffering from dysentry from todays evening i.e, from 16.00hrs to till now for 8 to 10 times with fever 101.7 degree celsious and also vomitting for 3 times.the stool is liquid with shower smell.He has taken HORN O SUSPENSION for dysentry , CROCIN SUSPENSION for fever and EMERCX for vomitting with ORS POWDER.Till now dysentry is not controlled,temperature is normal now and vomitting also normal.whether the treatment is sufficient or not.what other measures can be taken.what kind of diet should be given.
Asked On : Mon, 31 Dec 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
thank may be due to viral just observe the severe sign of dehydration like dry tongue,shrunken eyeball,lethargic,low urine output.continue ORS after each loose motion.if not improving or severe dehydration develop then hospitalize the baby.
Answered: Tue, 1 Jan 2013
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Pediatrician Dr. E Venkata Ramana's  Response
Feb 2013
Dysentery requires antibiotic therapy for 1 week to 10 days and stool should be given for culture and sensitivity to know the causative organism and sensitivity to antibiotic so that appropriate antibiotic can be given, So consult your Pediatrician for follow up and for further management.
Answered: Wed, 2 Jan 2013
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hello arabinda,
i think your son is suffering from bacterial dysentry you can use sporolac sachet also, for motion control 2 times day and wait till tomorrow evening.
Answered: Mon, 31 Dec 2012
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