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  • Feed toddlers mild foods in their regular diet. Avoid spicy or fried foods.
  • Once the diarrhea stops, gradually return to a normal diet.
  • Start with the BRAT diet -- Bananas, rice, applesauce, toast

From: Diarrhea Treatment in Children WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on October 16, 2019
Reviewed by Dan Brennan on October 16, 2019

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