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3 days ago I had a fever, the chills, was very nauious and

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3 days ago I had a fever, the chills, was very nauious and felt weak and shakey and had an swerlling stomach; 2 days later I still feel weak but mainly my sotmach is bloated and constantly churning and making all sorts of noises; have to go to the toilet every 10 more diarehha, just gas but my bottom is getting really sore.....what can or should I take? pepto bismo does not seem to have any effect?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.Saurabh Joshi replied 7 years ago.

Have you seen a doctor / had any other medicines besides this ?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
not seen a doctor as I feel better than 3 days ago but the stomach is stiil bad, churning , gasey, gurrgling....only tried what I said
Expert:  Dr.Saurabh Joshi replied 7 years ago.
Have you lost lot of fluids from the diarrhea within these 3 days ?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
yes but I am drinking a lot and feel hydrated
Expert:  Dr.Saurabh Joshi replied 7 years ago.

You seem to be having a Gastroenteritis, that is an infection / inflammation of the intestines.

You need to drink lots of fluids and keep yourself hydrated.

A gastroenteritis is most commonly Viral, and eases up on its own, however, if your symptoms become worse, you would need an evaluation by a doctor and possibly a stool test that would tell if this is a bacterial / amoebic gastroenteritis and would require appropriate antibiotics for a cure.

Please try having bland, easy to digest foods.

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