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How do I get rid of diarrhea for kids any remedies???

already bought pedualyte what do I feed them so theyre not dehydrated

 
Shanty408

Asked by Shanty408 at 9:36 AM on Feb. 17, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • apples, applesauce, crackers, bread, toast, rice, dry unsweetened cereal. all you can do is wait it out, sadly. unless they're actually truly dehydrated, though, pedialyte is a waste of money and just putting extra sugar into them and filling the tummy up w/ a liquid instead of things like rice/toast to help bind and stop the pooh
    hibbingmom

    Answer by hibbingmom at 9:41 AM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • pedialite is good to avoid dehydration. Keep them drinking.
    bananas can be binding, it might help reduce the diahrrea
    Dalimonster

    Answer by Dalimonster at 9:40 AM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • bananas, it'll save their bottoms too! Bananas firm up bowel movements. Just keep them hydrated with pedialite, water....
    I wouldn't recommend apple juice or acidic juices as they tend to promote loose bowels!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:40 AM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • BRAT Diet

    Bananas, Rice, Applesauce and Toast

    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 10:12 AM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • Plain white rice cooked in chicken broth. White toast.
    misses_nick

    Answer by misses_nick at 10:45 AM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • Probiotics. Good ones that need to be refrigerated, not the crap that's supposedly in yogurt, cheese, etc.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:57 AM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • bananas
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 12:38 PM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • I second the probiotics. That is what my son's pediatrician recommended when he had diarrhea

    sallymoon

    Answer by sallymoon at 3:10 AM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • Thanks everyone for those great answers but j have to tell y'all what really worked was a remedy mom hooked up (honey and cinnamon together) give it a try:)
    Shanty408

    Comment by Shanty408 (original poster) at 3:08 AM on Feb. 24, 2011

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