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My wife having loose motion after delivered a baby, please advise

My wife has delivered a baby 5 days back (normal delivery) but now she is having loose motion . she is feeding the bay and baby that too is having loose motions. Please advise.
Asked On : Thu, 14 Apr 2011
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Pediatrician, Neonatology 's  Response
please send details about your babys stool as mostly 5-6 motion golden yellow coloured stool are normal get stool examination of mothers stool
Answered: Mon, 18 Jul 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Prahlad S. Patki's  Response
Ask her to drink lots of water (with salt, sugar and lemon ).
She should be fine . If diarrhoea continues, stools need to be examined by your pathologist.
Answered: Sat, 16 Jul 2011
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please mail me detail about the frequency of loose motions/day in mother & Baby ,Medicines that she is taking (some antibiotics alter the intestinal microflora that causes loose mohions) , any associated symptoms like fever , nausea etc .Adv. her to drink boiled water only.Investigate for routine stool test.
Answered: Sat, 16 Apr 2011
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