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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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What Is The treatment For A Newborn With diarrhea?

A: Call your pediatrician. Need to make sure they are getting plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. After each large diarrhea stool supplement with Pedialyte 2 ounces. I recommend taking the infant to a doctor for advice.I recommend plenty of water to keep the infant hydrated. Ok it with your doctor about maybe switching formulas. This is something you need to call your doctor about. Infants main source of nutrition is milk so when they have diarrhea they can dehydrate MUCH quicker than adults. If you feed baby another type of milk then it stop totaly because of milk diarrhea aggrevated by milk.If condition of baby worsen then addmition in hospital give some antidiarrheal medicine with IV...


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What Is A Good Home treatment For A Kitten With diarrhea?

A: Get hold of any antidiarrhoeal suspension that is used for children. Just inject 5ml into the mouth of the kitten with the help of a syringe at 6 hours intervals. Kittens need to have fresh, clean water available along with a diet of dry kitten food. Wet food can also be difficult to digest. Do not ply him with any form of "people" food or milk. Keeping him in a smaller area such as a bathroom or training cage will help calm nerves that could be cause for the diarrhea. If kitten has been seen by a vet, wormed, and has all it''s shots, try feeding tuna or jack mackerel mixed 50/50 with white rice a few days. Most kittens or cats have diarrhea in response to their diet. If you are feeding the kitten milk, stop immediately. Most cats...


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What Is treatment For A Goat With diarrhea?

A: The most common reason diarrhea in goats is parasites. Without knowing where you reside, it''s difficult to know what''s endemic to your area. A general purpose dewormer for goats is oral pyrantal pamoate at 25mg/kg. Deworming should be performed every six months. While some may recommend using a cork, I would suggest using any number of over the counter anti-diarrheals available at any pharmacy. If the goat has soft stools, let it run it;s course. If the stools are runny, it is a more serious issue. diarrhea in goats can occur from such things as bacteria, viruses, parasites, or poor management practices, such as poor sanitation and over feeding....


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How Do I Choose the Best treatment for Giardiasis?

A: The most common treatment for giardiasis is to remain hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids, and to take an over the counter anti-diarrheal medication, since diarrhea is the primary symptom of this infection. A bland diet should also be eaten for several days, and dairy products should be avoided for two or three weeks. If dehydration is a problem, electrolyte solutions are beneficial. Sometimes a doctor may be necessary if the issue becomes very severe. Giardiasis is an infection caused by a one-celled organism. It is generally caused by eating or drinking contaminated food and drink or through physical contact with an infected person. This illness generally causes excessively watery

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What Is The treatment For A Newborn With diarrhea?

A: Call your pediatrician. Need to make sure they are getting plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. After each large diarrhea stool supplement with Pedialyte 2 ounces. I recommend taking the infant to a doctor for advice.I recommend plenty of water to keep the infant hydrated. Ok it with your doctor about maybe switching formulas. This is something you need to call your doctor about. Infants main source of nutrition is milk so when they have diarrhea they can dehydrate MUCH quicker than adults. If you feed baby another type of milk then it stop totaly because of milk diarrhea aggrevated by milk.If condition of baby worsen then addmition in hospital give some antidiarrheal medicine with IV...


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What Is A Good Home treatment For A Kitten With diarrhea?

A: Get hold of any antidiarrhoeal suspension that is used for children. Just inject 5ml into the mouth of the kitten with the help of a syringe at 6 hours intervals. Kittens need to have fresh, clean water available along with a diet of dry kitten food. Wet food can also be difficult to digest. Do not ply him with any form of "people" food or milk. Keeping him in a smaller area such as a bathroom or training cage will help calm nerves that could be cause for the diarrhea. If kitten has been seen by a vet, wormed, and has all it''s shots, try feeding tuna or jack mackerel mixed 50/50 with white rice a few days. Most kittens or cats have diarrhea in response to their diet. If you are feeding the kitten milk, stop immediately. Most cats...


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What Is treatment For A Goat With diarrhea?

A: The most common reason diarrhea in goats is parasites. Without knowing where you reside, it''s difficult to know what''s endemic to your area. A general purpose dewormer for goats is oral pyrantal pamoate at 25mg/kg. Deworming should be performed every six months. While some may recommend using a cork, I would suggest using any number of over the counter anti-diarrheals available at any pharmacy. If the goat has soft stools, let it run it;s course. If the stools are runny, it is a more serious issue. diarrhea in goats can occur from such things as bacteria, viruses, parasites, or poor management practices, such as poor sanitation and over feeding....


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Does taking atenolol cause diarrhea or loose stool?

A:  Atenolol is a medication that is used to treat various conditions of the heart and blood vessels. Atenolol belongs to a group of medications called beta blockers that work by blocking stress hormones that cause blood pressure and heart rate to increase. Blocking these hormones works to lower blood pressure and heart rate. According to the prescribing information for atenolol, diarrhea was a reported side effect associated with treatment. Severe or persistent diarrhea should be discussed with your physician to determine if you are experiencing a side effect of treatment with atenolol or if another underlying condition may be the cause. Consult with your doctor for proper evaluation of...


 
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