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How Do I Choose the Best Food Poisoning treatment?

A: Food poisoning may mean a mild reaction to a parasitic or bacterial agent from which people easily recover. It can also mean a very severe, possibly fatal, illness resulting from exposure to bacteria or parasites that will require medical treatment in order to resolve. Given this range of severity, it is very difficult to choose the best food poisoning treatment or recommend a generic treatment that is good for everyone. Instead, observation of symptoms and taking into account higher risk factors are the best way to determine when to see a physician. The first step in choosing the best food poisoning treatment is to determine if it is actually food poisoning or the flu. Many people canít...


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What Is The Best treatment For Upset Stomach And diarrhea?

A: For diarrhea most doctors prescribe the BRAT diet which is bananas, rice, applesauce and toast. As far as an upset stomach try a teaspoon of honey. Most important is to be sure you stay hydrated. Drinks such as gatorade are good to replenish your electrolytes. The most important treatment is to not let yourself get dehydrated. Little sips of flat ginger ale go a long way to help. First take something for the upset stomach. Like Pepto or Maalox. This should take care of both. Drink plenty of fluids, because long periods of diarrhea can cause dehydration. Also eat foods, like rice, toast, cream of rice, mashed potatoes. Do not eat spicy foods or hard to digest foods. For an upset stomach and

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My 2 year old daughter has had diarrhea for a week now. She does not have a cold or flu. Is there anything I can give her or should I take her in to see a doctor?

A: diarrhea and cold remedies  diarrhea that has lasted for this long is quite serious, especially in a child this young, and it is best if you take your daughter to your family doctor. diarrhea is usually the result of some kind of stomach infection, and lasts for no more than two, maybe three days. In most cases, no real treatment is necessary, and the infection takes its own course, with the body successfully fighting it over the course of a few days. Dehydration is the main risk with diarrhea, so all that is needed is to ensure that one does not lose too much water and salts; a good home remedy is a mixture of salt and sugar in a glass of water. In addition,...
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What Can You Tell Me About A treatment For Someone With A Stomach Virus That Is Causing Bloody diarrhea, They Also Have Hemorrhoids?

A: Well there''s not much a doctor can do about a virus, there is no cure all. He may be able to prescribe something for the hemorrhoids or run some extra tests because of it being bloody. For the most part, you just have to let a virus run its course. These symptoms may suggest a stomach flu or Ulcerative colitis. For treating stomach flu, consumption of liquids without vomiting is important. Avoid liquids that are acidic. Avoid dairy products. Prescription medicine is also available to prevent stomach flu. Most people can be treated with medication for ulcerative colitis. In severe cases, surgery can also be done. Basing on the information given, the best thing to do is to address the bleeding issues. A coagulant should be given while blood replacement should be of highest priority....


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How To Use Shiatsu for diarrhea

A: There are many options to choose from when suffering from diarrhea but the easiest one is raiding your medicine cabinet for a pill to stop the incessant cramps and halt the trips to the bathroom. However, if you have frequent bouts with diarrhea, popping a pill like it is Vitamin C will ultimately lead to more complications. Perhaps itís time to consider Shiatsu to address this problem. Shiatsu has been around for thousands of years and is a distinctly Chinese and Japanese form of healing that centers on restoring Qi or the flow of energy from the center of the body. diarrhea is just one of the many health problems addressed by Shiatsu and for the treatment price of $95.00 you can seek a 90...


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What Is The treatment For diarrhea And Cramps?

A: Drink plenty of fluids, 8-10 glasses. Sports drinks, diluted fruit juice, non-caffeinated sodas. Eat crackers and soup to meet sodium needs. Eat boiled starches/cereals. Return to normal diet w/normal stools. diarrhea should be allowed to run its course if it lasts no longer than a few days because your body is ridding itself of something that shouldn''t be there. Just drink plenty of fluids. There are several anti-diarrhea medications you can get over the counter to relieve your symptoms. After several days see your doctor. Usually, the BRAT diet is prescribed. This limits food intake to clear broth, plain rice, applesauce, and dry toast for the first 24-48 hours. You might also want to take Immodium to halt the runs. Drink filtered water...


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What Can I Do For My Cat With diarrhea?

A: Sometimes witholding food for 24 hours will clear it up. Feeding a bland diet of cooked rice and hamburger meat or chicken will help. Keep away from milk products. Some homeopathic treatments include plantain, ladys mantle, podophyllum 6 c, and Pet Alive Runnypoo Relief. See vet if no relief. You can try a homemade bland diet -- white rice and boiled chicken. However, if this does not resolve the diarrhea, it may be necessary to have your pet dewormed. It is also very important to make sure your cat drinks enough water, it is easy to become dehydrated with diarrhea. If no improvement, see your vet. This treatment for diarrhea consists of withholding food for...


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Can pancreatic cancer cause diarrhea?

A: From what I understand, pancreatic cancer tumors can cause diarrhea, because they often release hormones that interfere with digestion. The American Cancer Society website has information on why exactly certain types of pancreatic cancer could cause diarrhea (if you do a search for "diarrhea" on this page, your browser should highlight the various mentions). From what Iíve seen, diarrhea can be a big problem for pancreatic cancer patients following surgery too. If part or all of the pancreas is removed, the patient will lack the pancreatic enzymes needed for proper digestion. And if part of the intestine is removed, it can interfere with the bodyís ability to absorb fats and nutrients.

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What Are the Most Common Causes of Green diarrhea?

A: Green diarrhea is generally not a cause for serious concern and is usually caused by the types of food an individual has eaten, or the medication he has taken. The human body passes along any portion of undigested food out through the bowels, which can sometimes retain the food`s original color. This symptom can occasionally be a sign of a more serious problem, such as bacteria living in the gastrointestinal tract. This condition often resolves itself without treatment or medication.. diarrhea is typically defined as a loose, somewhat liquid bowel movement. This symptom alone can occur for a variety of health related reasons, and many times is not indicative of a more serious illness. It is often accompanied by mild...


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What Can You Tell Me About A treatment For Someone With A Stomach Virus That Is Causing Bloody diarrhea, They Also Have Hemorrhoids?

A: Well there''s not much a doctor can do about a virus, there is no cure all. He may be able to prescribe something for the hemorrhoids or run some extra tests because of it being bloody. For the most part, you just have to let a virus run its course. These symptoms may suggest a stomach flu or Ulcerative colitis. For treating stomach flu, consumption of liquids without vomiting is important. Avoid liquids that are acidic. Avoid dairy products. Prescription medicine is also available to prevent stomach flu. Most people can be treated with medication for ulcerative colitis. In severe cases, surgery can also be done. Basing on the information given, the best thing to do is to address the bleeding issues. A coagulant should be given while blood replacement should be of highest priority....


 
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