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Suggest remedy for diarrhea during pregnancy

Hi. I am 37 years old and at present I am 5weeks and 4days pregnant. I am having diaherra in the morning. After afternoon it will be ok. They have suggested duphaston morining and evening. They have prescribed Metformin 1500 mg Morning 500mg and evening 1000 mg Folic acid Can you suggest me the remedy
Wed, 27 Jun 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

You can take oral rehydration solution for diarrhea.
If associated abdominal pain is there, then you should consult your OBGYN for proper examination and antibiotics should be given accordingly.

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Dr. Deepti Verma
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