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The 2 weeks diarrhea sounds veryimely to be due to a gastroenteritis. This may be a cmviral infection as common cause. Often the stomach and lower GI tract may have irritation at the same time frame.
I would try Pepto Bismol -- one dose after each loose stool for 5 days---- this usually helps diarrhea and helps as a general anti-micobial
The stomach may be a bit irritated and may benefit to reduce the stomach acid with over the counter Nexium or Prilosec daily for a couple of weeks
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Anthony Bray MD