What fluids should I give my child with diarrhea?
- If your child is breastfeeding, continue nursing as usual.
- Your doctor may want you to give your baby small amounts of oral electrolyte solution. Check the amount with your doctor.
- Give toddlers oral electrolyte solution, ice chips, or clear broth. If your child is vomiting, encourage them to take small, frequent sips instead of drinking too much at once.
- Offer your toddler popsicles made with oral electrolyte solution.
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