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Watery stools in green. Given pedialyte. What else can sure?

my daughter 2 1/2 yr old went for egg hunt in the park,i gave her grape juice and water in the park.tried to put her in shade but still it was too hot she had watery stools twice.its greenish in colour.iam giving her pedialyte and some sweet buttermilk .what else should i do to cure her.she is active though but iam worried.please suggest some diet restrictions and food that i can give her.
Asked On : Wed, 11 Apr 2012
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Thanks for writing to health care magic.
Do not worry.

Only thing we should do in case of loose stool is prevent dehydration.
Give ORS and monitor for signs of dehydration.
If there is blood or mucus in the stool and baby starts to have fever then we should treat with antibiotics if we are suspecting dysentry.

There are no specific restrictions but try to avoid things from the park and try to give home made food for kids.

Hope this helps.
Take care.
Answered: Thu, 14 Mar 2013
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