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My baby is 6 months old. He is having loose motions from past 4 days. Since he had 15-20 loose motion we admitted him. After 3 days they dicharge him.since there was blood in stool we did sonography too but report came normal.But loose motions have stilled not stopped.
Doctor has given below medicine
OFM 2ml 3 times day
Mebarid 3 ml 3 times day
Zifi    5 ml 2 times day (this we started from today only after doctors advice)

I hope you read loose motion or diarrhea article at for better understanding.

i feel he was suffering from dysentery. I will request a blood culture report and ten days antibiotic course as your doctor may advice.
Mebarid may not help. Loose stools often take 3-7 days to settle in viral diarrheas.
please put up queries if any further.


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