Vomiting and Diarrhea are common illnesses among children. When these occur, one of the biggest concerns is keeping the child hydrated. It is normal for children to not want to eat while they do not feel well, but it is important that the child continues to drink some fluids.
Warning signs that your child may be dehydrated include decreased urination (less than three times a day), dry lips and mouth, or sunken eyes.
What you can do at home if your child has vomiting or diarrhea:
When to call our office:
Please do not hesitate to call for an appointment if you have any concerns (318) 212-3900
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Urgent Clinic Hours
Saturday - Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
1811 E Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Suite 140
Shreveport, LA 71105