How to Cure and Treat Diarrhea Symptoms

Symptoms of Diarrhea | Causes of Diarrhea | Tips to Cure Diarrhea

Diarrhea occurs when you have loose, watery & more frequent bowel motions. In most of the cases, symptoms of diarrhea resolve on their own without any medication. The diarrhea which stays for 2 to 3 days goes away on its own. It commonly affects people of all age groups. When symptoms of diarrhea stay for 3 weeks or more is call as chronic diarrhea. Now in this situation you should consult your doctor immediately. Here you will come to know the symptoms, causes & how you can treat diarrhea.

Symptoms of Diarrhea

In common symptoms of diarrhea:-

  1. You may have loose watery stools rapidly
  2. Frequent Abdominal pain, cramps takes place
  3. Nausea
  4. You may suffer from fever
  5. Increase in the frequency of the bowel movements
  6. You will feel weakness in the body
  7. Your may feel tiredness
  8. Mucus, blood, pus in stools
  9. Vomiting take place
  10. Use of toilet increase

Causes of Diarrhea

Diarrhea can be caused through number of diseases or disorders:-

  1. Viral infection like rotavirus, norovirus
  2. Bacterial Infection like salmonella
  3. Medicine for chronic disease (mostly antibiotics)
  4. Due to any surgery
  5. Due to difficulty in digesting lactose & fructose

How to Cure and Treat Diarrhea

Different age groups need different treatments to cure diarrhea.

  1. Tips to Cure diarrhea in infants & children:-
  • Diarrhea easily attack infants & children whose immunity system is weaker.
  • As fever, vomiting & loose stools are the symptoms of diarrhea, so children become dehydrated faster and therefore need early re-hydration.
  • Consult your pediatrician to identify & treat unusual infection.
  • Follow the instruction of your pediatrician on the proper use of oral re-hydration items for consumption.
  • Make the breastfeed or formula-feed of Infants continue during the rehydration phase of their illness.
  1. Tips to Cure diarrhea in adults & old age people:-
  • When adults & old age people are suffering from diarrhea soft drinks with sugar, sports drinks like Gatorade & water can be use to avoid dehydration.
  • Continue consuming solid foods when there is no vomiting or nausea.

You can consume solid food like cereals, rice, banana, potato, low fat products & lactose free product during diarrhea.