Wellness - Common Illnesses | 1-9 yrs

Treating Diarrhoea In Preschoolers


Is your pre-schooler suffering from diarrhoea? Put your worries to rest. With adequate intake of fluids and constant watch on her diet, your pre-schooler will be up and running in no time.

However, it is important that you keep a watch over her when she has diarrhoea. In many cases, diarrhoea leads to dehydration, which, if not treated properly can lead to serious health issues.

Make sure she drinks a lot of fluids to compensate for the loss of body fluids. An oral rehydration solution can prove effective during diarrhoea. Know more ways to treat diarrhoea in your pre-schooler through this ClipBook.


Diarrhoea In Preschoolers

An occasional loose stool is nothing to worry about. However, if your child's bowel movements suddenly change, that is, he passes stool more than normal and passes looser, more watery stools, then it's probably diarrhoea.

Acute Diarrhoea In Children: Treatment

Give your child lots of fluids to drink. See a doctor if you suspect that your child is dehydrating, or if they have any worrying symptoms such as those listed in this article.

Dehydration And Diarrhoea In Children

Diarrhoea can be dangerous if not treated properly because it drains water and salts from your child's body. If these fluids are not replaced quickly, your child can become dehydrated and may need to be hospitalised.

Oral Rehydration Solutions (Ors) At Home

To prevent too much liquid being lost from your child's body, an effective oral rehydration solution can be made using ingredients found in almost every household. These drinks should be given to the child every time a watery stool is passed.

Home Remedies For Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea can be caused due to infection, side effects of antibiotics and many other factors. Home remedies are beneficial for a lot of health disorders. Home remedies are very helpful especially when you are not able to access medical stores or a...

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