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Is It Safe To Give Sporlac Powder To Control Loose Motion?

My 6 month old baby got diarrhea, so the doctor gave Zinc suspension and ORS + some syrup for vomiting. The vomiting is prity much contolled but loose motions are not contolled. One of my friend advised me to gave her SPorlac powder, So I want to ask is it good for infants when its viral infection?
Fri, 8 Aug 2014
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.

I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Yes, it has a proven role in control of diarrhea. Actually it is a probiotic which increases gut immunity and build up protective gut flora. Yes you can give it.

Hope this is helpful to you. Let me know if I can assist you further. Kindly rate the answer if you like it.

Regards,
Dr Rushikesh Kute
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Is It Safe To Give Sporlac Powder To Control Loose Motion?

Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Yes, it has a proven role in control of diarrhea. Actually it is a probiotic which increases gut immunity and build up protective gut flora. Yes you can give it. Hope this is helpful to you. Let me know if I can assist you further. Kindly rate the answer if you like it. Regards, Dr Rushikesh Kute