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Hello I'm Dr Chip
Any fever or abdominal pain with this?
Most often this is a viral gastroenteritis--that so-called "stomach bug."
Usually it runs its course in a week's time
For now, I suggest nothing like Imodium for it--just oral probiotics and a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar in a glass of water twice a day along with plenty of electrolyte-rich fluids like juices and GatorAde along with the BRAT diet--bananas, rice, applesauce and toast
But if it continues beyond another two days you need to see your doctor for an exam and a stool culture to see if it's bacterial like E coli, salmonella or C diff in which case you'll need a course of antibiotics for it
Please let me know if you need any more information
Fever, severe abdominal pain
The sludgy stool is typical for a virus
E coli is bacterial--this is a viral gastroenteritis