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I have stomach cramps and frequent diarrhea singce 10pm last…

I have stomach cramps...

I have stomach cramps and frequent diarrhea singce 10pm last night

Doctor's Assistant: How long has this been bothering you? Are you experiencing any vomiting or nausea?

No vomiting, nausea was gone

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

4 hours ago but non stop

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I am drinking water. Not drowsy, I don’t think I have fever, no blood mixed

Dear,

Thanks for all these additional details.

I am sorry to hear about your problem

Well, Your symptoms are suggestive of Viral stomach flu. Usually such symptoms are viral and self limiting in nature.
You need to take Tab Imodium(it is available as OTC) to reduce the frequency of bowel movements ,this can be taken maximum up to 4 times as per the requirement. You should Tab.Acetaminophen to get relief from stomach ache & cramps. You should eat something containing salt, such as crisps or soup.
You should maintain good standards of hygiene .You can take Ready-mixed rehydration sachets (eg Dioralyte, Rehidrat). You should Keep yourself hydrated, and maintain fluid levels.

If you notice fever, Blood in stool, any sign of dehydration then consult your doctor.
The common signs of dehydration are-
Dry mouth, sunken eyes, low urine output, lethargic.
If you notice any of these signs, or develops fever then see your doctor immediately.
Usually such symptoms are viral and self limiting in nature.

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