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My mother has dysentery associated with asthma

My mother aged 74 years having chronic bronchotice, complained 15 days back that she is having decentry 5-6 times,I took her to a doctor clinic and prescribed some antibiotics . Even after taking she is complaining of decentry alternative days. what might be the problem she is too tired
Asked On : Mon, 8 Mar 2010
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Hi.. If the diarrheal episodes are persisting then change of antibiotics with further evaluation may have to be considered.. But first supplement with the fluids that can prevent the dehydration and make her feel better.. You can try ginger tea alternatively fenugrek seeds which also helps in preventing diarrhea apart from the antidiarrheal medications...

Answered: Thu, 11 Mar 2010
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