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I have very runny stool that was but now has turned black..

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I have very runny stool that was brown but now has turned black.. Recently ate yogurt that tasted sour.. And 2 Reece cups... Went for a*****to Vancouver yesterday and it started last night... Helppp
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 2 years ago.

Hi there ...

This seems to be a bad stomach flu , this may need Intravenous hydration with ringer lactate , don't try to stop Diarrhea it will worse condition .

Use of Yogurt is good , avoid coffee , chocolate , cheese , fatty meals and cola drinks .

Pedilayte solution will help you out .

It will take almost 3 days to recover , but keep in mind that you should be well hydrated .

Antibiotics are not indicated in this case , just fluid balance .

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