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Question: My 1yearOld Baby Girl having continue Loose motions


 adilkhan - Thu Jul 22, 2010 6:35 am

Dear Doctor,

My 1 year old Baby girl having continue loose motions since 10 days. she is not taking proper diet and drink water as well. i visited concerned doctor 6 days ago but couldn't find any relief. please advise some fruitful tips.

I will be grateful to you.
Regards,
Father
 Debbie Miller, RN - Thu Jul 22, 2010 3:15 pm

User avatar Hello,
You mostly need to be sure the baby is getting enough liquid to prevent dehydration. The loose stools could be caused by a virus, or some other offender. In most cases the body will recover as long as she is not dehydrated. If you cannot get her to drink, take her back to the doctor. They may need to examine the stool for exposure to parasites or other infection.

Best wishes.

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