It's official :( My bug has a bug. He threw up close to a dozen times yesterday. Diarrhea as well. The vomiting stopped before bedtime last night but the diarrhea continues as well as a low fever.
Im giving him pedialite and water. I don't think he peed all night. I'm terrified he is going to get dehydrated.
Other then pushing fluids and Tylenol, what else can I do for him, if anything? We have never dealt with this kind of sickness before :(
Also should he be eating any solids and when can I give him milk again?
If he's keeping liquids down I'd try the BRAT diet. Bananas, rice, applesauce, toast. Those things are gentle.
Quoting A is Me:" If he's keeping liquids down I'd try the BRAT diet. Bananas, rice, applesauce, toast. Those things are gentle."
Ah yes. I heard of this. Thank you!
dd had this last week. she puked for about 6 hours then had the craps for another day. i gave her crackers and watered down gateraid. we had it in the house since so had it a couple days b4. once she held that down i let her have her buddy fruits which are pouches with banana blends with other fruit. when she did well with that i let her have some cereal and other cracker like snacks. she had a meat adversion for a few days though.
<blockquote><b>Quoting Nancy Botwin:</b>" Ah yes. I heard of this. Thank you!"</blockquote>
Hope he feels better!!
dd's poop burnt the hell out of her thighs though. scared us for a bit she exploded out a few times out of her diaper. putting a cool hair dryer on it b4 cream really cleaned it up though.