Childhood Diseases

Posted by: Worried Mom | 2011/02/16



My baby is 10 months 2weeks and she has 08 theeth now she is busy teething 4 upper &  4 lower (Upper Teething is Canine &  first molar ) &  Lower teething is the same and she has a running stools and need to know what can I give her or to do

Expert's Reply



Your little baby is having a difficult time with her teething. If her stools are very watery she probably has a gastro infection. Give her frequent sips of Rehidrat solution. It would also help to give your baby a probiotic such a Reuterini infant drops, 5 drops daily for 10 days.

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Posted by: SR | 2011/02/17

Worried mom - my son is the same age as your daughter ( he''s 7 April) and he has had the exacte same situtation - teeth coming out and running tummy - turns out he had a stomach bug that is going around. Two days after the tummy started - he threw up a bit and he would only drink water - nothing else. He is better now, but his nappies are still a little runny - not as much but still. Good luck

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Posted by: Worried Mom | 2011/02/16

The worse that stress me when she started with that first eight she didnt give me a problem this runny stomach started when I saw her gums that is why I say may is teething is not good eight once I feel a big shame for her

Thanx Purple for your advice

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Posted by: Purple | 2011/02/16

Shame, not nice that she has also got a runny tummy while going through teething.

The runny tummy is caused by a bug and is not related to the teething.

Just treat as you usually would - give her a probiotic like reuteri and ensure she remains hydrated - so if breastfeeding continue to breastfeed her, and however she is fed, give rehydrate solution.

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