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my 6 months baby stool is green in color, please suggest

my 6 months baby stool was green in color i consulted my doctor and took motion test and result was E.coli heavy growth. He gave levoflaxin. my doctor said if motion frequeny and color does not change after 7 days we need to give injection for 5 days. and i gave to my child for 7 days and stool changed to yellow color after 2 days again my baby stool is green color but no smell is there is it ok or should is give injection ? please suggest!
Asked On : Mon, 24 Jan 2011
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Hello tellsharmi;
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The green colored stool tested was positive for the first time and after treatment it reverted back to normal yellow colored. But since again with in 2 days it has been green please get the stools tested and if it shows infection again your baby may need to take injections of antibiotic as your doctor had advised but if there is no infection seen in it the stools can be green due to antibiotic induced diarrhoea for which your baby may need a probiotic preparation like Nutrolin-B which is a preparation of vitamins and lactobacillus which the doctor will prescribe in the needed dosage so please consult your doctor again.
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