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How can diarrhea be treated?

Hi doctor, yearerday night my father aged 68 was having upset stomach and diaria so i gave him ciploz tz mistakenly instead of norflox tz . In the morning i realsied and also there no impromement in his diaria so i switched to norfloz tz from morning onwards. Please advice if its ok to continue with norflox tz to complete the 3 day dose.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Dear Ciplox TZ is better than the Norflox TZ in gut infections. Use ORS sachets , use plenty of oral fluids. use tablet Sporlac DS twice a day for five days. If symptoms not improved please consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly.

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