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I have a 5 year old daughter that had vomited a couple times

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I have a 5 year old daughter that had vomited a couple times in two days and the past few days has been very tired and not eating but a small amount of food throughout the past 4 days.Not vomiting anymore She gets up during the day after sleeping for a couple hours and plays. Just looks tired and doesn't have her normal energy.Active but not as normal. She has lost a little bit of weight too. She drinks fluids but not as much as normal. She has a dr. appointment in a day and a half just want some advice and reassurance that im doing the right thing.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 4 months ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.

How are stool and urine?

Does she have cold and cough?

Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 4 months ago.

Thank you for the input.
It can be a viral infection.
You are taking right measures.
Let her sleep as much as possible.
Rest and sleep would help in early recovery.
You can add soup, juice in diet.
I hope she will be fine within a few days.
During visit, doctor will decide on further management if it is required.
If you have any query, please feel free to ask.
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Wish her healthy life.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.

She has a slight cough but doesn't cough all the time just now and then and its a loose cough. Stools are normal and urine is a little yellow .

Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 4 months ago.

Viral infection is a possibility.

Urine infection can cause malaise, vomiting.

Other symptoms may not be there.

Doctor can take urinalysis.