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What should I do after my child has stopped vomiting?

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  • Give your child larger amounts of fluid 3-4 hours after vomiting stops.
  • Eight hours after vomiting, breastfeed babies as usual and slowly start giving formula. Feed toddlers mild foods. Avoid foods that are spicy, fried, or high in fat or greasy.
  • After 24 hours without vomiting, serve your child's normal diet.

From: Vomiting (Children) WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on September 14, 2019

Medically Reviewed on 9/14/2019

SOURCES:

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Spitting Up in Babies."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Vomiting and Diarrhea in Children."

The Nemours Foundation: "Vomiting."

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on September 14, 2019

SOURCES:

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Spitting Up in Babies."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Vomiting and Diarrhea in Children."

The Nemours Foundation: "Vomiting."

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on September 14, 2019

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